Amy Lou Jenkins

Award-winning story of connections
Author Name: Amy Lou Jenkins
Most Recent Book Title: Every Natural Fact: Five Seasons of Open-Air Parenting
Book Description: Every Natural Fact: Five Seasons of Open-Air Parenting is a narrative of mother-and-son nature outings across the state of Wisconsin. In a style that blends the voices of Janisse Ray and Annie Dillard, a mother and son explore parallels in the world of people and nature. The interconnected chapters stand on their own and build upon each other. These explorations of natural history, flora and fauna, and parenting themes demonstrate that the mythic thread that winds through everything can still be found, even in a world of wounds. Amy Lou Jenkins’ award-winning writing is rich in sensory immediacy, characterization, natural history, and humor.
Additional Book Titles: Teaches outdoor exercise in ‘Single Scull Rowing for Beginners.’
Also writes for children under the pen name Lou Jenkins.
  • Anthology of courage and hope