Date of Award
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Writing, Linguistics, and Creative Process
Sarah Darer Littman
The Royals on West Ave is a middle grade fiction novel centered around eleven year old Danielle, a girl who finds herself in a royal palace after her father disappears. Danielle’s unique world has many elements of fantasy such as witches and mermaids; however, it is also based in reality and with modern technology such as cars and televisions. Danielle’s journey throughout the story centers around her personal growth through finding independence, picking up a new skill that challenges her, and discovering the true meaning of friends and family.
Eckhardt, Hannah, "The Royals on West Ave" (2018). Master of Fine Arts in Professional Writing Theses. 27.
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