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Lois Metzger

Biography

Lois Metzger

Lois Metzger was born in Queens and has always written for young adults. She is the author of three previous novels and two nonfiction books about the Holocaust, and she has edited five anthologies. Her short stories have appeared in collections all over the world. Her writing has also appeared in The New Yorker, The Nation, and Harper's Bazaar. She lives in Greenwich Village with her husband and son

Lois Metzger

Books by Lois Metzger

by Lois Metzger - Family, Fiction, Mental Health, Young Adult 13+

Rose has changed. She still lives in the same neighborhood and goes to the same high school with the same group of kids, but when she woke up today, something was a little different. There’s no more sadness in her life; she’s bursting with happiness. But something still feels wrong to Rose. Because until very recently, she was an entirely different person --- a person who’s still there inside her, just beneath the thinnest layer of skin.

by Lois Metzger - Young Adult 14+

Mike Welles had everything under control. Now things are rough at home, and they’re getting confusing at school. He’s losing his sense of direction, and he feels like he’s a mess. Then there’s a voice in his head. A friend, who’s trying to help him get control again. More than that --- the voice can guide him to become faster and stronger than he was before, to rid his life of everything that’s holding him back.