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Evelyne Holingue

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Evelyne Holingue was born and raised in France; she graduated from the Sorbonne in Paris. She worked in a publishing company until leaving for the United States in 1990. Evelyne’s work has placed in contests, been published in magazines, and aired on national public radio.
Trapped in Paris is her first young adult novel.
In Chronicles From Château Moines , a Middle Grade novel staged in a small French town in the early 1970s, Evelyne combines American and French cultures via the narratives of an American boy and a French girl. Publishers Weekly wrote that she created “a vivid, multigenerational cast of provincial characters, addressing the simmering anti-immigrant sentiments within the village while evoking the larger political and social
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