“It was with a strong sense of kinship that I read Seasons of the Heart. From the romanticism of the young girl, through the passions, frustrations, and heartbreak of motherhood, and on into the quiet joys of aging: all of it captured in the deft and disciplined cadence of poetry.” Lois Lowry, twice winner of the Newbery Award
Lois gives an overview of the book:
Guard the album of the heart;
There the memories are –
Gentle as the drifting snow,
Holy as a star.
Lois Duncan was born in Philadelphia, PA, and grew up in Sarasota, FL.
She knew from early childhood that she wanted to be a writer. She submitted her first story to a magazine at age 10 and became published at 13. Throughout her teens she wrote regularly for young...