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Jimmy Cajoleas

Biography

Jimmy Cajoleas

Jimmy Cajoleas grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. He earned his MFA from the University of Mississippi and now lives in Brooklyn.

Jimmy Cajoleas

Books by Jimmy Cajoleas

by Jimmy Cajoleas - Adventure, Children's 8-12, Coming of Age, Fairy Tale, Family Life, Fantasy, Fiction

Buddy is headed to river country, hoping his luck might change. He’ll be better off with his daddy, a wandering soul and a local legend for his skills at Parsnit, a mysterious card game of magic, chance and storytelling. But Pop’s old enemies arrive to take him away. Boss Authority is ready to collect on an old debt Buddy’s father owes. Now Buddy must set out on a dangerous rescue mission, learning to play Parsnit with the best of them as he goes. In this game, you’re only as strong as the story you tell.