The Effect Of Gamma Rays On Man-in-the-moon Marigolds by Paul ZindelThe Effect Of Gamma Rays On Man-in-the-moon Marigolds by Paul Zindel

The Effect Of Gamma Rays On Man-in-the-moon Marigolds

byPaul Zindel

Paperback | March 29, 2005

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Paul Zindel, author of the beloved bestselling novel The Pigman, which Publishers Weekly called “remarkable…a story that will not be denied.” Fans of modern classics such as The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton and Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher will find much to love in Paul Zindel's books.

The old, converted vegetable shop where Tillie lives is more like a madhouse than a home. Tillie's mother is bitter and cruel, yet desperate for her daughters' love. Her sister suffers epileptic fits and sneaks cigarettes every chance she gets.

But despite the chaos, Tillie struggles to keep her dreams alive. Tillie—keeper of rabbits, dreamer of atoms, true believer in life, hope, and the effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds...

Paul Zindel’s work is bestselling, critically acclaimed, and passionately embraced by generations of readers.

Paul Zindel (1936-2003) was discovered in the mid-1960?s by Charlotte Zolotow, who had seen a television production of his Pulitzer Prize?winning play, The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man?in?the?Moon Marigolds and decided that Zindel must try his hand at young adult fiction. Mr. Zindel went on to become a pioneer in the genre as we know it...
Title:The Effect Of Gamma Rays On Man-in-the-moon MarigoldsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 6.75 × 4.19 × 0.28 inPublished:March 29, 2005Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060757388

ISBN - 13:9780060757380

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12