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Northern Light

Northern Light

Author: Jennifer Donnelly
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Description

Set in 1906 against the backdrop of the murder that inspired Theodore Dreiser's "An American Tragedy," this Printz Honor Book effortlessly weaves romance, history, and a murder mystery into something moving, real, and wholly original.


Published in Britain as A Gathering Light

Awards

A Gathering Light - Carnegie Medal

Printz Honor Award

Reviews

[star]"Riveting."--"Publishers Weekly" (starred review)
[star]"A breathtaking tale . . . Donnelly's characters ring true to life,
and the meticulously described setting forms a vivid backdrop to this
finely crafted novel . . . Outstanding."--"School Library Journal" (starred review)
[star]"Beautifully written."--"Booklist" (starred review)
"Distinctive characters who ring rich and true . . . We don't just root for Mattie;
we come to understand and cherish her."--"The New York Times Book Review"
"A remarkable debut."--Scott Turow

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780152053109
  • : Harcourt Brace International
  • : Harcourt Brace International
  • : 203mm X 135mm X 27mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 396
  • : Jennifer Donnelly
  • : Jennifer Donnelly
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 396