Emily Cheney Neville
Emily Cheney Neville, American author. Bar: New York bar 1977. Recipient Newbery award for It's Like This Cat 1964, Jane Addams award for Berries Goodman 1966.
Neville, Emily Cheney was born on December 28, 1919 in Manchester, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Howell and Anne (Bunce) Cheney.
AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1940. Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 1976.
Feature writer New York Mirror, 1941-1942.
Garden of Broken Glass
Unable to work out a satisfactory relationship with his brother and sister and cope with their alcoholic mother, a young boy finds solace with neighborhood friends and in his relationship with a stray dog.
Author books including: Seventeen Street Gang, 1966, Traveler from a Small Kingdom, 1968, Fogarty, 1969, Garden of Broken Glass, 1975, The Bridge, 1988, The China Year, 1991.