Gertie’s Leap to Greatness
Illustrator: Jillian Tamaki
This hilarious debut spins together sparkling humor and a main character with sass and smarts. Black-and-white illustrations.
JLG Release: Jan 2017
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Awards & Honors
Booklist 2016 Top 10 Books for Youth, First Novels
Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Middle Readers, Fiction
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, Book List*, The Horn Book Magazine, Kirkus Reviews
8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Level 4.7; Points: 6;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 4.4; Points: 10;
Farrar, Straus and Giroux