Echo (Paperback)

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Acclaimed author Francesca Lia Block weaves pure magic into this deftly constructed tale殮e girl′s path to womanhood told in linked short stories.

Written in her uniquely poetic, carefully crafted style, Echo is a tour-de-force from one of our most exciting contemporary writers.

Ages 11+

About the Author

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.

Praise For…

“This begs not just to be read, but to be re-read, and savored.”
— Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“The sorceress of iridescent language is back again.”
Kirkus Reviews

“Block’s trademark magical realism beautifully fits both format and themes.”
— ALA Booklist

“Evocative. [Block] weaves a spell over readers ready to enter her universe.”
Product Details
ISBN: 9780064407441
Publisher: HarperTeen
Publication Date: August 6th, 2002
Pages: 224
Language: English