Something is very wrong with these children.

Not-Safe-for-Kids-Generic

Not Safe for Kids

A Young Adult Novelette

Audience: young adult (15+)

Genre: fairy tale-inspired contemporary (1990s) fantasy

Length: ~9,500 words

language, illness (diarrhea)

Release date:

  • January 3, 2022 (e-book)

ISBN:

  • 978-1-7777446-6-3 (e-book)

Sixteen-year-old Courtney hadn’t planned on babysitting that Saturday afternoon, but when her best friend bails on a job and tells the mom Courtney will be there in her place, she doesn’t really feel like she can refuse. And, anyway, it’s just a few hours. What could possibly go wrong?

Combine one small cheese pizza, a jump rope, an open flame, and a kid who’s read one too many fairy tales, and what do you end up with? An afternoon Courtney will never forget.

Available in e-book.

Sign up for my newsletter to get your free copy!

Also available to read with your Ream subscription in the Curious Library Patron and Dewey Decimal Discoverer tiers. (No newsletter signup required.)