Pictures of Hollis Woods by Patricia Reilly Giff

Pictures of Hollis Woods

Patricia Reilly Giff

166 pages first pub 2002 (editions)

fiction contemporary middle grade mysterious slow-paced

Description

This Newbery Honor book about a girl who has never known family fighting for her first true home "will leave readers . . . satisfied" (Kirkus Reviews).Hollis Woods is the place where a baby was abandoned is the baby's name is an artist is now a tw...

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Community Reviews Summary of 1,589 reviews

Moods

emotional 83%
hopeful 55%
reflective 25%
sad 25%
adventurous 19%
inspiring 19%
challenging 16%
mysterious 13%
lighthearted 8%
funny 5%
dark 2%

Pace

medium 52%
slow 26%
fast 21%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 48% | Character: 41% | Plot: 10%

Strong character development?

Yes: 80% | No: 13% | It's complicated: 6%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 87% | No: 12%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 66% | Yes: 22% | It's complicated: 11%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 75% | No: 13% | It's complicated: 10%

Average rating

3.89

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