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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sollace Hotze  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Young Adult; Children; Children;

Born: N/A

-- Sollace Hotze on WorldCat --

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Biographical and Professional Information


Published Works

  • Summer Endings, Clarion Books, Library, 1991
  • A Circle Unbroken, Clarion Books, 1991
  • ''Acquainted with the Night, Clarion Books, 1992

Selected Titles At Your Library

Summer endings /
ISBN: 0395561973. OCLC Number:

Clarion Books,. New York :. ©1991.

In the summer of 1945 in Chicago, twelve-year-old Christine anxiously awaits, along with her mother and sister, news of the political activist father they had to leave behind when they emigrated from Poland six years before.

A circle unbroken /
ISBN: 0395597021. OCLC Number:

Clarion Books,. New York :. ©1988.

Captured by a roving band of Sioux Indians and brought up as the chief's daughter, Rachel is recaptured by her white family and finds it difficult to adjust, as she longs to return to the tribe.

Acquainted with the night /
ISBN: 0395615763. OCLC Number:

Clarion Books,. New York :. ©1992.

During a summer on a Maine island, seventeen-year-old Molly and her older cousin become very close, as she helps him deal with his father's suicide and his experiences in the Vietnam War, and as together they share encounters with a troubled ghost.


Carl Sandburg Literary Award for Childrens Literature

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