“Magoon (Camo Girl) gently but unflinchingly explores difficult adolescent territory in this intelligent, affecting novel.” ―Publishers Weekly
“…coming of age, death, hope, love--and Ellis is a character to care about and cheer on for a long, long time.” ―Horn Book
“...[a] powerful outing from a rising star.” ―Kirkus
About the Author
Kekla Magoon is the author of Camo Girl
and The Rock and the River
, winner of the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award. She is a New York City-based editor, speaker, and educator. In addition to writing fiction, Kekla leads writing workshops for youth and adults, writes nonfiction titles for the education market, and is the co-editor of YA & Children's Literature for Hunger Mountain
, the arts journal of Vermont College.