The House in Poplar Wood

By Ormsbee, K.E.

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ISBN
9781452149868
Publisher
Chronicle


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School Library Journal

Starred Review on August 1, 2018  |  Middle Grade

Gr 5 Up—In the atmospheric world of Ormsbee's latest, Death, Memory, and Passion are all very much living beings, with one person playing each role in every town. The Vickery twins have always known their place within this paradigm. On one side of their house, Felix Vickery aids his father in serving Death, trying to keep the red candle of life burning for those they can help, and storing away the candles that are extinguished in Death's trunks. Lee Vickery, meanwhile, lives in house's other half with his mother, spendin...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on March 1, 2019

Ormsbee personifies Death and Memory and indentures a human family to them in this allegorical story set in present-day Tennessee. ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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