This One Summer

Description

A New York Times bestseller A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book A 2015 Michael L. Printz Honor Book An Eisner Award Winner Every summer, Rose goes with her mom and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It's their getaway, their refuge. Rosie's friend Windy is always there, too, like the little sister she never had. But this summer is different. Rose's mom and dad won't stop fighting, and when Rose and Windy seek a distraction from the drama, they find themselves with a whole new set of problems. One of the local teens - just a couple of years older than Rose and Windy - is caught up in something bad... Something life threatening. It's a summer of secrets, and sorrow, and growing up, and it's a good thing Rose and Windy have each other. This One Summer is a tremendously exciting new teen graphic novel from two creators with true literary clout. Cousins Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, the team behind Skim, have collaborated on this gorgeous, heartbreaking, and ultimately hopeful story about a girl on the cusp of childhood - a story of renewal and revelation. This title has Common Core connections.

Details

Author(s)
Mariko Tamaki
Format
Hardback | 317 pages
Dimensions
154.94 x 220.98 x 30.48mm | 589.67g
Publication date
06 May 2014
Publisher
FIRST SECOND
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Illustrations note
Illustrations, color
ISBN10
1626720940
ISBN13
9781626720947
Bestsellers rank
137,737