Dicey's Song


Author: Cynthia Voigt


VOIGT, Cynthia. Dicey’s Song. NY: Atheneum, 1982. 8vo, [viii] 196pp. Light brown cloth decoratively stamped in bronze. Two-page illustrated title page. Slight rubbing to lower spine end and lower corners, else a clean, tight copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (no medal affixed).

First edition. 1983 Newbery Medal Winner! The second book in the award-winning The Tillerman Cycle. Having been abandoned by their mother, after her breakdown, Dicey and her three siblings are finally settling in with their grandmother. Gram’s rundown farm isn’t perfect, but they can stay together as a family — which is all Dicey really wanted. Now she must face resuming a life where she is no longer the one in charge and figuring out who exactly Dicey Tillerman is.