Voigt – Tree by leaf

CELC

YA FICTION V

Voigt

1988

Personal Author:
Voigt, Cynthia.
Title:
Tree by leaf / Cynthia Voigt.
Publication info:
New York : Atheneum, 1988.
Physical description:
192 p. ; bccb 5-7.
Summary:
Clothilde Speer’s life is falling apart. Her father, the son of a wealthy and proper Boston family, enlists in World War I, only to return disfigured in body and soul. He moves to the boathouse of their Maine property and refuses to see anyone. Clothilde’s mother, too, is changing in dark and unsettling ways. She fires Lou, the family servant and Clothilde’s only friend. Miserable, confused, adrift, Clothilde wanders deep into the Maine woods, where she hears a Voice, a Voice that can grant all her wishes — but at a very dear price.
Subject term:
Family problems–Juvenile fiction.
Geographic term:
Maine–Juvenile fiction.
ISBN:
0449703347 (pbk. : Ballantine, ’89) : 4.50
Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under YA Fiction

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s