A solitary blue

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Fawcett, 1985 - Divorce - 245 pages
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Jeff's mother, who deserted the family years before, re-enters his life and widens the gap between Jeff and his father, a gap that only truth, love, and friendship can heal.

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Review: A Solitary Blue (Tillerman Cycle #3)

User Review  - Sparrow - Goodreads

This is not the kind of book I usually pick up, sort of a character study type book about a person dealing with family issues..and yet I am so glad I did pick this one up and read it. I couldn't put ... Read full review

Review: A Solitary Blue (Tillerman Cycle #3)

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

I wrote this after reading the first 100 pages. As a rule, I avoid novels with wide-eyed young beautiful innocent pure-hearted flower-child types, because (1) fetishizing innocence tends toward ... Read full review

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Cynthia Voigt won the Newbery Medal for "Dicey's Song" and the Newbery Honor Award for "A Solitary Blue", both part of the beloved Tillerman Cycle. She is also the author of many other celebrated books for middle-grade and teen readers, including "Izzy, Willy-Nilly" and "Jackaroo". She was awarded the Margaret A. Edwards Award in 1995 for her work in literature, and the Katahdin Award in 2004. She lives in Maine.

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