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A severed wasp

by Madeleine L"Engle

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Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMadeleine L"Engle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3523.E55 S4 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination388 p. ;
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3495684M
ISBN 100374261318
LC Control Number82015694

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KIRKUS REVIEW. Bother in the Cathedral--enervating bother--as veteran juvenile author L'Engle frogmarches her ish protagonist through a talkathon of troubles and a marathon of Author: Madeleine L'engle. A Severed Wasp is an example of Madeline L'Engle's fictional writing at it's best. This novel continues the story of Katherine Vigneras (previously Forrester) from the book's prequel A Small Rain as Katherine returns to New York for retirement and to come to terms with her past.5/5.

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