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How to (Un)cage a Girl

Francesca Lia Block


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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/23/2010)
Library Binding (9/1/2008)


A celebration of girls and women in a three part poetry collection that is powerful, hopeful, authentic, and universal.

Praise For How to (Un)cage a Girl

“A stirring exploration of female suffering and empowerment.”
— Booklist

“Fans…will be awed by Block’s consistently fertile imagination and her honesty in illuminating the dark moments of girls’ and women’s lives.”
— Publishers Weekly

“Teenage girls…will devour this insightful and powerful collection.”
— School Library Journal

“There is something for everyone in this short, beautifully written collection…poetry lovers or not, readers will find a wonderful read.”
— Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (starred review)

HarperTeen, 9780061358364, 128pp.

Publication Date: September 16, 2008

About the Author

Francesca Lia Block, winner of the prestigious Margaret A. Edwards Award, is the author of many acclaimed and bestselling books, including Weetzie Bat; the book collections Dangerous Angels: The Weetzie Bat Books and Roses and Bones: Myths, Tales, and Secrets; the illustrated novella House of Dolls; the vampire romance novel Pretty Dead; and the gothic werewolf novel The Frenzy. Her work is published around the world.