Jael's Reviews > Blue Willow

Blue Willow by Doris Gates
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
2263146
's review
Sep 12, 2011

really liked it
bookshelves: 2010, america, children-s, fiction, western

I picked this up at the library. Never heard of it or the author before, but I liked the cover art (different, older edition from this one). Yes, I'm that shallow.

HOWEVER... the story was really, really good. Well-written, concise, even profound while never being more than an age-appropriate children's story. I particularly could relate to Janey, having always been the Odd One. Very, very charming, and I'm going to see if there are more books by this author.
flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read Blue Willow.
Sign In »

Comments (showing 1-1 of 1) (1 new)

dateDown arrow    newest »

Marie I remember reading my dad's old Weekly Reader copy of this when I was about ten or so. What a great book!


back to top