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Lauren Wolk

  • 5 stars across 3 books
    After graduating from Brown University in 1981 with a degree in English literature, Lauren Wolk spent a year as a writer with the Battered Women's Project of the St. Paul American Indian Center, and then worked as both an editor and an English teacher. Since 2007, she has been the Associate Director of the Cultural Center of Cape Cod. She is an award-winning poet and also a visual artist.
    Wolf Hollow is set in western Pennsylvania where her family roots run deep. Both of her parents were raised in that area, her mother on a farm and in a family that served as the inspiration for the novel.
    30th June 2016

    Wolf Hollow

    Harper Lee has a worthy successor. Wolk is a big new talent - The Times Annabelle has lived in Wolf Hollow ... More

    (14 reviews)
    4th May 2017

    Beyond the Bright Sea

    'Harper Lee has a worthy successor. Wolk is a big new talent' - The Times Crow has lived her whole life on ... More

    (2 reviews)
    7th May 2020

    Echo Mountain

    'Harper Lee has a worthy successor. Wolk is a big new talent' The Times 'Lyrical, timeless . . . A luscio... More

    (1 review)
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    • Beyond the Bright Sea

      Beyond the Bright Sea

      by Mr.K

      'An island is one thing when a man has a boat, quite another when he doesn't.'

      This is great. Slowly gripping as it unfolds. Is able to stand apart...

    • Wolf Hollow

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      "And that there would be people who would never hear my one small voice, no matter what I had to say.
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    • Echo Mountain

      Echo Mountain

      by Toppa

      Wow. This was my first Lauren Wolk book, but it won't be my last. Echo Mountain was so well layered and poetic. I can't wait to recommend it this autu...