Cynthia Voigt won the Newbery Medal for Dicey's Song, the Newbery Honor Award for A Solitary Blue, and the National Book Award Honor for Homecoming, all 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.
New York Times Book Review Beautifully written.
USA Today Honest, controlled and uncompromising.
Booklist starred review Richly resonant -- perhaps the best Voigt venture yet.
Horn Book A fine achievement.
Bulletin of the Center for Children s Books Beautifully knit, a compelling and intelligent novel.