M.C. Higgins, the Great (Paperback)
Aladdin Paperbacks, 9781416914075, 271pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2006
Praise For M.C. Higgins, the Great…
Nikki Giovanni The New York Times Book Review Virginia Hamilton has joined the forces of hope with the forces of dreams to forge a powerful story.
The Boston Globe Many books are described as absorbing, but this one is, truly, from its very first paragraph.
Chicago Sun Times The style is haunting and musical, and the characters walk through the reader's mind long after the book is over.
Horn Book Magazine ...A memorable picture of a young boy's growing awareness of himself and his surroundings.
Booklist A unique experience for mature readers.
Kansas City Star You'll cheat yourself if you assume this one is only for children.