I believe that books can build empathy as they introduce us to new worlds and characters different from ourselves. By reading about the lives of others–whether real or fictional–we can become more attuned to the challenges that others face, learn about them, and change our perspectives.

Latest from the Blog

A Day at the Beach or Processing Disgust

The chilled ocean air whips past my face. Seagulls flap in lazy circles and sandpipers run back and forth with the surf. I keep a tight hold on the pages of my book and glance up, shading my eyes from the sun, looking for my husband’s silhouette in the waves. By the time Alex returns,…

Subscribe and keep up with the blog

Connect with me through social media

Send me an email: jessicatucker.author@gmail.com