CYNTHIA VOIGT is the acclaimed author of many books, including Dicey's Song, winner of the Newbery Medal, and A Solitary Blue, winner of a Newbery Honor. For the body of her work, Cynthia Voigt was honored with the Margaret A. Edwards Award for Outstanding Literature for Young Adults. She lives with her husband in Maine.
Move over, Stuart Little.
--Kirkus (starred review)
The adventure is gripping . . . this is a writer at the top of
her form, warm without sentimentality, wise without pretension.
--The Horn Book (starred review) Compelling . . . readers will identify with the universal conflict at the heart of Fredle's journey--even as he longs for home, he enjoys the newfound freedom.