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CHILDREN'S BOOKS; VERY TOUGH GINNY - New York TimesSWEET CREEK HOLLER By Ruth White. 215 pp. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $13.95. (Ages 12 and up)Ruth White's second novel, ''Sweet Creek Holler,'' begins like this: ''When I - Virginia- The New York Times
Ruth White is the author of many novels, including the Newbery Honor Book Belle Prater’s Boy and its sequel, The Search for Belle Prater, as well as Weeping Willow, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Ms. White lives in Hummelstown, Pennsylvania.
American Library Association Notable Children's Books, Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year