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JHK’s Three-Act Play, Big Slide
A log mansion in the Adirondack Mountains…
A big family on the run…
A nation in peril…
Visit the Big Slide Page to order, perform, or see sample scenes.


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Ho ho ho! It’s that time of year again. Here’s JHK’s holiday classic: A Christmas Orphan.

11-year-old Jeff Greenaway hears his mom and dad argue one night after an office Christmas party. He infers from their garbled squabble that he is an orphan, found in a willow basket on the welcome mat outside their New York apartment. Thinking now that his parents are imposters, he steals away to Grand Central Station and buys a train ticket to Drakesville, Vermont, where he intends to start life all over again.
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JHK’s lost classic now reprinted as an e-book
Kindle edition only


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The Bridge at Northumberland, Fall

The Bridge at Northumberland, Spring – Sold

Ruins of the Trolley Bridge at Clark’s Mills – Sold

Dam at Clark’s Mills, Fall

Bacon Hill – Sold

Battenkill off Windy Hill Road in Winter – Sold

Lilac Tree in the Yard – Sold

Ramps at Exit 28 of I-87 on a Summer Day – Sold

The Railroad Bridge over the Sacandaga River at Lake Luzerne – Sold

Far Meadows on a Summer Evening

After the Blizzard Where I Used to Live – Sold


Hodgman Place, Saratoga

The Camp at Schroon Lake – NFS

Schroon Lake with Sammy the dachshund buy jh Kunstler

Sammy on the Landing at Schroon Lake – NFS

Bloomfield Road Evening

Bullard’s House – Sold

Farm in Washington Farm

Champlain Canal Meets the Hudson River
at Northumberland

Bloomfield Road Cloud Study – Sold