Blossom Culp and the Sleep of Death Resources & Further Study

Richard Peck
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Cart, Michael. Review. School Library Journal (May 1986): 108. The reviewer believes the book is well crafted and humorous.

Commire, Anne, ed. Something About the Author. Vol. 55. Detroit: Gale Research, 1989: 126-138. The sense of the writer's mission is expounded in this comprehensive interview.

Crew, Hilary. Twentieth-Century Children's Writers. Edited by Tracy Chevalier. Chicago: St. James, 1989: 768769. Crew describes Peck's writing as sensitive and understanding.

Levine, Susan. Review. Voice of Youth Advocates (June 1986): 82. This reviewer believes this book is special because of the interaction of Blossom with Letty and Alexander.

Maxwell, Margaret F. Twentieth-Century Children's Writers. Edited by D. L. Kirkpatrick. New York: St. Martin's, 1983: 610-611. Maxwell believes Peck's honesty in dealing with teenage problems makes him "one of the best writers of the genre."

Metzger, Linda, ed. Contemporary Authors, New Revision Series. Vol. 19.

Detroit: Gale Research, 1987: 366-370.

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Blossom Culp and the Sleep of Death from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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