SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL:

... absorbing ... mythic aspects

 

BOOKLIST:

... rich in insight, fine language, and a look at truth told aslant... full of the sweetness of longing, romance, and the space and togetherness needed for any close relationship.

 

CNN YOUNG ADULT BOOKS THAT CHANGED OUR LIVES:

...a poignant tale of relatable longing with the most beautiful language.

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KIRKUS:

...the otherworld of myth, the lush and varying landscapes... pulsing with erotic tension... elegant and tragic solution

BOOKLIST:

... breathtaking language about nature, music, and desire. Teen readers will swoon.

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                       SIRENA

1998 Scholastic (pb 2000) (Kindle 2012)

ISBN 978-0-590-38388-2

  • American Library Association Best Books

  • starred review SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

  • boxed review BOOKLIST

  • San Francisco Chronicle Holiday Roundup List

  • Nebula nomination

  • New York Public Library Best Books

  • International Reading Association Children's Choices

  • Highlights Free Library of Philadelphia

  • Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice for Young Adults

  • CNN Young Adult Books that Changed our Lives 2013

  • available in braille through National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

  • in Chinese (2005 Muses Publishing in Taiwan 0800-221029 and 02-22181142 and 957-29530-6-0, as well as Shanghai Literature and Art in Mainland China)

  • to be in Thai by Matichon Publishing House

THE GREAT GOD PAN

2003 Delacorte (pb 2005)
ISBN 0-385-32777-3

  • starred review KIRKUS

  • New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age

  • Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror list, VOICE OF YOUTH ADVOCATES

Tales Based on Characters from Greek Mythology