A Young People's Novel
This powerful story about children encountering the alien world of Children’s homes bring us face to face with the thousand-and-one shocks of life that can change us. It is also about the lack of love, and the ultimate cost of that loss...especially on the too cool boy, Jimmy, who’s been there since he can remember...In that scene, can friendship bring a healing grace?
Village of Round and Square Houses
Winner of the Caldecott Award
Bold, dynamic, rhythmic story-telling! A perfect book for reading aloud...another world!
The Village that Vanished
Winner of the 2003 Jane Addams Award (as author).