Books by Marian Young

TANGLED FORTUNES by Margaret Mahy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1994

"Quieter than its predecessors, but with a satisfying conclusion. (Fiction. 8-11)"
In the fourth book of The Cousins Quartet, Tracey and her sidekick, younger brother Jackson, are the inadvertent causes of their cousin Prue's reconciliation with her ex-husband, Sy Kennedy. Read full book review >
A FORTUNE BRANCHES OUT by Margaret Mahy
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 1994

"A strong third in a lively and likable series. (Fiction. 8-11)"
Book 3 of The Cousins Quartet features Tessa, last seen (in A Foretaste Name, 1993) hoping cousin Lorelei's banker dad will stay married to her aunt so that Tessa can still have his financial counsel. Read full book review >
A FORTUNATE NAME by Margaret Mahy
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1993

"Like The Good Fortunes Gang (p. 788), a lively, accessible story told with unusual wit and sagacity. (Fiction. 8-11)"
Book Two of The Cousins Quartet focuses on Lolly Bancroft, whose parents are having a heated quarrel that Lolly imagines will end in divorce—not a pleasing prospect, though she'd like being a full-fledged Fortune like her cousins if Mum reverts to her maiden name. Read full book review >