cover image Catherine, Called Birdy

Catherine, Called Birdy

Karen Cushman / Author HarperTrophy $6.99 (224p) ISBN 978-0-06

A Newbery Honor Book, this witty and wise fictive diary of a 13th-century English girl, according to PW, ``introduces an admirable heroine and pungently evokes a largely unfamiliar setting.'' Ages 12-up. (May)