Sky Blue Water: Great Stories for Young Readers
A one-of-a-kind collection of short stories that celebrates Minnesota’s vibrant storytelling tradition
A collection that embodies passion for fostering literacy in young readers,Sky Blue Water celebrates young adult and intermediate fiction from some of Minnesota’s most beloved and award-winning authors to emerging talents and many more. Featuring primarily never-published stories, this anthology beautifully captures the essence of Minnesota adolescence in twenty short stories and poems.
Contributors: William Alexander; Swati Avasthi; Kelly Barnhill; Mary Casanova; John Coy; Kirstin Cronn-Mills; Anika Fajardo; Shannon Gibney; Pete Hautman; Lynne Jonell; Kevin Kling; Margi Preus; Marcie Rendon; Kurtis Scaletta; Julie Schumacher; Joyce Sidman; Phuoc Thi Minh Tran; Anne Ursu; Sarah Warren; Stephanie Watson; Kao Kalia Yang.
- Edited by: Jay D. Peterson and Collette A. Morgan
- Format: Cloth/jacket, 240 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches
- ISBN: 978-1-4529-5194-2
- Publisher: University of Minnesota Press (September 2016)
- ISBN 978-0-8166-9876-9