Bad Girl Creek (Paperback)
Simon & Schuster, 9780743217712, 384pp.
Publication Date: April 2, 2002
Praise For Bad Girl Creek…
A valentine to oceans of good women who survive bad beginnings and worse men.
Los Angeles Times
Mapson [shows us] the world as we hope it is -- a world in which flawed people can be basically healthy, and even pain has a richness to it.
Anchorage Daily News
"Hard is the heart that loveth naught in May" is a Chaucer quote in the journal kept by Phoebe's aunt. Same goes for the reader unmoved by Mapson's latest tale of redemption and pluck.
The Albany (New York) Times Union
All too often in the nonfiction world, people find themselves isolated from friends in their youth. But in Bad Girl Creek, the characters create the world they want to live in -- a wonderful place to curl up in and read on.