Books by Judy Doenges

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL IN THE WORLD by Judy Doenges
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 25, 2006

"Searing but incomplete coming-of-age novel; the characters are strongly outlined but the author fails to fill them out."
Headstrong daughter of a widowed, drug-addicted ne'er-do-well experiences adolescence in a blue-collar Chicago suburb in the 1960s and '70s. Read full book review >
WHAT SHE LEFT ME by Judy Doenges
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 31, 1999

"A good beginning that needs to be pushed further: Doenges works her subjects well but not hard enough to earn for them the weight that they could have."
A debut collection, mostly set in the Midwest, that won the Bread Loaf Writers" Conference's 1998 Bakeless Literary Publication Prize for Fiction. Read full book review >