Pictures of Hollis Woods

Pictures of Hollis Woods

By Patricia Reilly Giff

Dell Yearling, Paperback, 9780440415787, 166pp.

Publication Date: May 11, 2004

Hollis Woods has been in so many foster homes she can hardly remember them all. When Hollis is sent to Josie, she ll do everything in her power to make sure they stay together.

About the Author
Patricia Reilly Giff (b. 1935) grew up in Brooklyn, New York. She is the author of the popular Polk Street Mystery series, as well as several award-winning novels for middle-grade readers. After graduating from Marymount College, Giff taught reading for twenty years before writing her first novel. Many of her books are ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Books and ALA-YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, including "Lily's Crossing" and "Pictures of Hollis Woods", for which Giff won Newbery Honors. Giff lives in Weston, Connecticut, with her husband.