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About Virginia Euwer Wolff

Virginia Euwer Wolff is working toward ending her Make Lemonade trilogy. She is also the author of The Mozart Season and other books for young readers.

Don’t Tell the Ending! What Makes a Good Ending?

We hear a lot about how stories should end: the ending should be inevitable, and yet we shouldn’t be able to guess exactly how it will occur (see Macbeth). It should be consistent with the story’s other elements (see Romeo & Juliet). It should make us cry without embarrassment (see King Lear). It should make […]