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Jacqueline West

Biography

Jacqueline West

Jacqueline West is passionate about stories where magic intersects with everyday life --- from talking cats, to enchanted eyewear, to paintings as portals to other worlds. A former teacher, occasional musician, and two-time Pushcart nominee for poetry, Jacqueline lives with her husband in Red Wing, Minnesota. There she dreams of dusty libraries, secret passageways, and more adventures for her characters in The Books of Elsewhere series.

Jacqueline West

Books by Jacqueline West

by Jacqueline West - Children's, Fantasy

In this fifth and final book, Olive must seek the full, complex story of Elsewhere, its magical origins, and its creator, and in so doing, face her own fears and limitations--and possibly the destruction of Elsewhere itself. How far will Olive go to save the people and home she loves? And what will be the final cost?

by Jacqueline West - Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Young Adult 10+

Some terrifying things have happened to Olive in the old stone house, but none as scary as starting junior high. Or so she thinks. When she plummets through a hole in her backyard, though, she realizes two things that may change her mind. First, the wicked Annabelle McMartin is back. Second, there's a secret underground that unlocks not one but two of Elsewhere's biggest, most powerful, most dangerous forces yet.

by Jacqueline West - Fantasy, Horror

Olive’s friend Morton is still trapped inside Elsewhere, so when the kid next door mentions a spellbook, Olive sees a glimmer of hope, unless, the book finds Olive first.