How to (Un)cage a Girl

Front Cover
Harper Collins, Oct 6, 2009 - Young Adult Fiction - 144 pages
7 Reviews

A celebration of girls and women in a three part poetry collection that is powerful, hopeful, authentic, and universal.

 

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
2
4 stars
1
3 stars
4
2 stars
0
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - scote23 - LibraryThing

I really wish I had had this book as a teenager, or heck, even a year ago when I was having a lot of body image issues. I think it really addresses that topic well for girls, particularly those of us ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - librarybrandy - LibraryThing

This slim volume of Weetzie Bat’s creator Francesca Lia Block’s poetry is a collection of subtle (and not-so-subtle) messages of feminism and what it means to grow up as a woman in this culture. The ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2009)

Francesca Lia Block, winner of the prestigious Margaret A. Edwards Award, is the author of many acclaimed and bestselling books, including Weetzie Bat; the book collections Dangerous Angels: The Weetzie Bat Books and Roses and Bones: Myths, Tales, and Secrets; the illustrated novella House of Dolls; the vampire romance novel Pretty Dead; and the gothic werewolf novel The Frenzy. Her work is published around the world.

Bibliographic information