Memory Resources & Further Study

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Anderson, Doug. "A Good Anger."

Times Literary Supplement, (October 30-November 5, 1987): 1205. This detailed review contrasts Memory with more traditional coming-of-age novels, examines its political contexts, and discusses Mahy's use of mature subject matter.

De Montreville, Doris, and Elizabeth Crawford, eds. The Fourth Book of Junior Authors and Illustrators. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1978. Includes a readable autobiographical sketch with brief biographical information.

Hutcheson, Barbara. Review. School Library Journal 34 (March 1988): 214.

This short review focuses on the theme of the novel.

Kirkpatrick, D. L., ed. Twentieth-Century Children's Writers. New York: St.

Martin's, 1983. This article has a list and analyses of Mahy's books for children, a brief comment by Mahy, and a short biography.

Leavitt, David. "Tap-Dancing on the Edge of a Cliff." New York Times Book Review (May 18, 1988): 24. A perceptive review which praises Mahy's characterizations, criticizes her failure to render the tragedy of Alzheimer's disease, and suggests that the ending...

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Memory 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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