Wolf Hollow

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Resilience and justice in small-town America.

Wolf Hollow could be a good read for someone who enjoys historical fiction and coming-of-age stories. The book is set during World War II and explores themes of bullying, prejudice, and the struggle for justice. The main character, Annabelle, is a resilient young girl who must navigate the cruelty of her classmates and stand up for what is right. The portrayal of Annabelle and her relationship with Toby, the World War I veteran, is especially poignant. Overall, Wolf Hollow is a beautifully written and emotionally resonant novel that will stay with readers long after they finish it.

Wolf Hollow

Regular price $12.04
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ISBN: 9781101994849
Estimated First-hand Retail Price: $21.46
Authors: Lauren Wolk
Publisher: Puffin Books
Date of Publication: 2018-04-03
Format: Paperback
Goodreads rating: 4.19
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A Newbery Honor BookNew York Times Bestseller“ Wolf Hollow  has stayed with me long after I closed the book. It has the feel of an instant classic." —Linda Sue Park, Newbery Medalist and New York Times bestselling author of  A Long Walk to Water“This book matters.” —Sara Pennypacker, New York Times bestselling author of  PaxDespite growing up in the shadows cast by two world wars, Annabelle has lived a mostly quiet, steady life in her small Pennsylvania town. Until the day new student Betty Glengarry walks into her class. Betty quickly reveals herself to be cruel and manipulative, and though her bullying seems isolated at first, it quickly escalates. Toby, a reclusive World War I veteran, soon becomes the target of Betty’s attacks. While others see Toby’s strangeness, Annabelle knows only kindness. And as tensions mount in their small community, Annabelle must find the courage to stand as a lone voice for justice.The brilliantly crafted debut of Newbery Honor– and Scott O'Dell Award–winning author Lauren Wolk ( Beyond the Bright Sea, Echo Mountain) ,  Wolf Hollow  is a haunting tale of America at a crossroads and a time when one girl’s resilience, strength, and compassion help to illuminate the darkest corners of history.
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Resilience and justice in small-town America.

Wolf Hollow could be a good read for someone who enjoys historical fiction and coming-of-age stories. The book is set during World War II and explores themes of bullying, prejudice, and the struggle for justice. The main character, Annabelle, is a resilient young girl who must navigate the cruelty of her classmates and stand up for what is right. The portrayal of Annabelle and her relationship with Toby, the World War I veteran, is especially poignant. Overall, Wolf Hollow is a beautifully written and emotionally resonant novel that will stay with readers long after they finish it.