In Troubleisa work of historical fiction, combining McCarthy-era politics with pre-sexual revolution sexual repression. Two 1950s teens in New York deal in very different ways with the consequences of unplanned pregnancies. Ones family is very conservative and Catholic; the others father just came back from serving a year in prison for refusing to name names.

In Trouble 2014, Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis

ISBN-13: 9781467751780

Trade paperback

In Trouble 2011, Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis

ISBN-13: 9780761365587