Patricia McCormick

Finalist, 2006 National Book Awards
Finalist, 2012 National Book Awards

Patricia McCormick is the author of two other novels, Cut (2000) and My Brother’s Keeper(2005). To research Sold, she traveled to India and Nepal, where she interviewed the women of Calcutta’s red-light district and girls who have been rescued from the sex trade. She recently received a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship. Ms. McCormick lives in New York City.
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Sold

Sold by Patricia McCormick book cover, 2006
ISBN 9780786851720 Hyperion Books for Children

Told in poetic vignettes, this novel exposes the plight of a 13-year-old Nepali girl sold into sexual slavery. More about this book >

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Never Fall Down

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ISBN 9780061730931 Balzer+Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers

Based on the true story of Arn Chorn-Pond, this is an achingly raw and powerful novel about a child of war who becomes a man of peace. More about this book >

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Patricia McCormick

Patricia McCormick is the author of two other novels, Cut (2000) and My Brother’s Keeper(2005). To research Sold, she traveled to India and Nepal, where she interviewed the women of Calcutta’s red-light district and girls who have been rescued from the sex trade. She recently received a New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship. Ms. McCormick lives in New York City.

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