Selected Works

Middle Grade Fiction
Jack + parents + new get-rich-quick scheme = Jack homesteading in the wilderness when he would rather be home studying for a math test.
A gentleman inventor whose inventions either go nowhere or wrong and a boy who is not an orphan but would like to be chase a giant tarantula of their own making while dodging accusations of witchcraft.
How many ways can a revenge plot go wrong? Quite a few ways.

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Stuff to think about

Jack Berenson's Top Ten Tips on Surviving a Foreign Family Trip

March 4, 2015

Tags: Berenson Schemes, middle grade, Jack at the Helm

I do a lot of talking here, but now Jack would like to say a few words. He's learned a lot after being lost three times and would like to get the word out and save some lives! Here's his top ten tips for the wanting-to-live young traveler.

Stepping off the Edge of the world

March 2, 2015

Tags: Jack at the Helm, middle grade, humor

The Berenson Schemes series was inspired by my wanderings around the world, on Just a Little Creativity, I talk about how it all began.