I was a big fan of Lionboy so now, having just read bookwitch on the new Zizou Corder book Lee Raven, Boy Thief, all I can say is — I want it! Now. Right away. Does anyone know when it will be published in the U.S.?
Daily Archives: February 10, 2008
Lois Lowry, who casts her noble and enviable shadow wide across the landscape of children’s literature, from fantasy to realism, here turns her quick, sly gaze to parody, a word which in this case means “a short novel mocking the conventions of old-fashioned children’s books stuffed with orphans, nannies and long-lost heirs.”
Read the rest of this PW review here.