Books by Nicholasa Mohr

A MATTER OF PRIDE by Nicholasa Mohr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 15, 1997

"Mohr (Rituals of Survival, 1985), also a children's author, attempts a feminist interpretation, but the conclusions are often more facile than persuasive."
Seven stories that focus on the lives of Hispanic women offer some intriguing possibilities, but the repetitiveness of the plots and the similarities of the characters' epiphanies lessen the impact. Read full book review >
OLD LETIVIA AND THE MOUNTAIN OF SORROWS by Nicholasa Mohr
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 1, 1996

"While the tale is not suited to all tastes, it should please attentive readers. (Picture book. 3-8)"
This challenging fantasy by Mohr (The Magic Shell, 1995, etc.) will appeal to more able readers. Read full book review >
THE MAGIC SHELL by Nicholasa Mohr
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 1995

Jaime doesn't want to leave his home in the Dominican Republic when his father gets a good job in New York City. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY
Released: June 1, 1994

"Bibliography. (Autobiography. 11+)"
A too-infrequent author recalls the people and incidents that helped shape her ``private reality'' in her first 14 years. Read full book review >