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Homeless bird

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homeless bird Awards

This gripping book is a contender for a whopping 4 prestigious awards:

  • National Book Award for Young People’s Literature (2000)
  • Vermont Golden Dome Book Award Nominee (2002)
  • Michigan Library Association Thumbs Up! Award Nominee (2001)
  • Judy Lopez Memorial Award for Children’s Literature Nominee (2001)

Informative Details

Titlehomeless bird
Authorgloria whelan
PublisherHarperCollins
Year of PublicationAugust 21, 2001
LanguageEnglish
File FormatPaperback
Number of Pages192
Information about the book homeless bird, written by gloria whelan

Intriguing Summary

Like many girls her age in the India of her time period, thirteen-year-old-Koly is getting married. Full of hope and courage, she leaves home forever. But Koly’s story takes a terrible turn when in the wake of the ceremony, she discovers she’s been horribly misled about exactly what she is marrying into. Her future, it would seem, is lost. Yet this rare young woman, bewildered and brave, sets out to forge her own exceptional future.


About the Author

Gloria Whelan is the best-selling author of many novels for young readers, including Homeless Bird, winner of the National Book Award; Fruitlands: Louisa May Alcott Made Perfect; Angel on the Square and its companion, The Impossible Journey; Once on This Island, winner of the Great Lakes Book Award; Farewell to the Island; and Return to the Island. She lives with her husband, Joseph, in the woods of northern Michigan.

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