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A Heart to the Hawks, 1975

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Correspondence primarily between Moser, McElderry, and Perry Knowlton, Moser's agent at Curtis Brown, regarding this young adult novel. Topics include edits to the manuscript and Moser's travels in Latin America as an editor for Smithsonian Magazine. Also included in the file are many positive reviews of the book, as well as letters of interest from several English publishers, a Canadian film company, and Danish and South African firms interested in translation. Correspondence with Margaret Clark of Bodley Head, Ltd. includes discussion of Lucy Boston's Guardians of the House.

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A Heart to the Hawks; Margaret K. McElderry Papers, COTSEN4, Cotsen Children's Library, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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