Mackey Mack: The Makings of a Tomgirl

Front Cover
TOMGIRLZ, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 81 pages
0 Reviews
Find out how the Tomgirlz came to be and about the life of Mackenzey Mackintyre who has a can do attitude and genuine caring for others.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


So Cool
Call Me a Tomgirl
Never Say No
The Fly Away Toy
Mackey Hits the Fan
Woe Is Me Poor Jeremy
The Most Awesome Catch
A New Boss In Town
The Butterfly Spot
A Jar Full of Trouble
Its Great to Be Me

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2004)

Dana Lurie grew up in Albany, NY where she enjoyed writing fictitious stories since elementary school. Writing for fun took the sidelines while she worked toward graduating with a B.S. in Communications from Ithaca College and then moved to the suburbs of Boston to open her own copy center business. After 11 years in Boston, she realized a life long dream by leaving the brain freeze of the northeast and moving to sunny South Florida. Free to enjoy the warm weather and inspired by the Latin sounds all around, her love for dance and exercise took center stage. She became a fitness instructor of Latin Dance Aerobics and Pilates and a performer of Latin Ballroom Dance. Her biggest inspiration, however, came from her children and she returned to her love of writing. Another dream was realized when her first book, Its Time For Bed, Sleepyhead, was published, followed shortly by the Tomgirlz series of chapter books based on, you guessed it, her daughter. Her writing is full of messages of love, hope and positive attitudes. The greatest thing I can do is to spend my time encouraging children to adventure through life by reading and writing, says Lurie. I want to teach them that when they take their dreams, turn them into goals and then into plans their dreams really can come true.

Bibliographic information