Clarion Books, Hardcover, 9780618043248, 176pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2000
Set against the colorful backdrop of the Cajun bayous, Fiddle Fever relays an important message about the universal need for self-expression and the compromises we must all make in our search for individuality. Glossary of French terms.
"the langniappe for this [Creole] atmosphere is Doucet's easy use of similes, which stick to the native dialect like gravy on rice." Horn Book
"A book not to be missed." School Library Journal, Starred
"to be enjoyed by those who would follow their own passion no matter what the context" Kirkus Reviews