The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds: a drama in two acts
1st Harper Trophy ed.
Awarded the Pulitzer Prize, 1971. A drama about a disturbed mother whose dreams have been shattered and who vents her frustrations on her daughters.
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|Grouping Title||effect of gamma rays on man in the moon marigolds a drama in two acts|
|Grouping Author||zindel paul|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-10-25 04:17:40AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-11-14 04:29:47AM|
|available_at_santafe||Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch|
|detailed_location_santafe||La Farge, Main|
|display_description||Presents a domestic drama depicting a mentally unbalanced woman's far-reaching effects on the lives of her two daughters. The old, converted vegetable shop where Tillie lives is more like a madhouse than a home. Tillie's mother, Beatrice, is bitter and cruel, yet desperate for her daughters' love. Her sister, Ruth, suffers epileptic fits and sneaks cigarettes every chance she gets. In the midst of chaos, Tillie struggles to keep her focus and dreams alive. Tillie, keeper of rabbits, dreamer of atoms, true believer in life, hope, and the effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds. Based on Zindel's own childhood, this is the Pulitzer Prize-winning play that started him on the road to becoming a life-changing, genre-bending YA author. This drama in two acts explores all the love, pain, hope, and bitterness that Zindel would bring to his groundbreaking novels.|
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|owning_library_santafe||Santa Fe Public Library|
|owning_location_santafe||Main Library, Oliver La Farge Branch|
|record_details||ils:.b13440639|Book|Books|1st Harper Trophy ed.|English|Harper Trophy,|c2005.|98 p. ; 18 cm.|
|subject_facet||Families, Plays, Young adult drama, Young adult fiction|
|title_display||The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts|
|title_full||The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds : a drama in two acts / by Paul Zindel|
|title_short||The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds :|
|title_sub||a drama in two acts|
|topic_facet||Families, Plays, Young adult drama|