Books and Writings


Glenn Alan Cheney


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The Cat Caboodle: a Litter Box of Cat Facts and Curiosities

Suas Mãos na Terra: Coragem, Compaixão, Carisma, e as Irmãs Missionárias Do Sagrado Coração de Jesus

His Hands on Earth: Courage, Compassion, Charism, and the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

The Merry Burial Compendium

Tender Return (translation, O Retorno e Terno)

On Women: Paintings by Colleen Hennessy

Art of Love: Paintings by Colleen Hennessy, Thoughts from Rubem Alves

Every Common Sight: Paintings by Colleen Hennessy

By Night or Day: Paintings by Colleen Hennessy

Wheresoe’er: Paintings by Colleen Hennessy

Dr. Jamoke’s Little Book of Previously Uncompiled Facts and Curiosities about Bees

The Best Chronicles of Rubem Alves (translated by Glenn Alan Cheney)

The Horse’s Mouth: Speeches by the Candidates 2016

The Cheney Genealogy

Be Revolutionary: Some Thoughts from Pope Francis

Law of the Jungle: Environmental Anarchy and the Tenharim People

Quilombo dos Palmares: Brazil’s Lost Nation of Fugitive Slaves

Ex Cathedra: Stories by Machado de Assis -- Bilingual Edition

Promised Land: A Nun’s Struggle against Landlessness, Lawlessness, Slavery, Poverty, Corruption, Injustice, and Environmental Devastation in Amazonia

How a Nation Grieves: Press Accounts of the Death of Lincoln, the Hunt for Booth, and America in Mourning

Love and Death in the Kingdom of Swaziland /

Amore e Morte nel Regno dello Swaziland

Thanksgiving: The Pilgrims’ First Year in America

Journey on the Estrada Real: Encounters in the Mountains of Brazil

Journey to Chernobyl: Encounters in a Radioactive Zone

Potshots from the Left

Frankenstein on the Cusp of Something

Passion in an Improper Place

Acts of Ineffable Love: Short Stories

Neighborhood News

A Cheney Sampler: Excerpts from Books by Glenn Alan Cheney

Life in Caves

They Never Knew: The Victims of Atomic Testing
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Other Writings


Poems Askance

Children’s and Young Adult Books

(not available here)

El Salvador: Country in Crisis

Teens with Physical Disabilities

Teens, Drugs, and Recovery

Revolution in Central America

The Amazon

Television in American Society

Mohandas Gandhi


Mineral Resources

Nuclear Proliferation: Problems and Possibilities

Chernobyl: The Ongoing Story of the World’s Worst Nuclear Disaster


Shot Down