Shining on: 11 Star Authors' Illuminating Stories (Paperback)

11 Star Authors' Illuminating Stories

By Lois Lowry (Foreword by)

Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers, 9780385734721, 159pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 2007



In this thoughtful and engaging collection, 11 acclaimed authors explore the highs and lows of growing up and shining on in the face of obstacles. A parent's departure, a sister's illness, a cheerleader's breakup, a family's secrets . . . these stories sensitively capture the challenges and triumphs of finding the way to a bright tomorrow.
Featuring powerful stories by Lois Lowry, Meg Rosoff, Meg Cabot, Melvin Burgess, Sue Limb, and more. . . .
A portion of the money generated from the sale of this book will benefit CureSearch National Childhood Cancer Foundation and Children's Oncology Group, partners in the search for a cure for childhood cancer.