Ali tries to keep himself—and his friends Noodles and Needles—out of trouble. But an invitation to the hottest party in Bed-Stuy is the kind of trouble that’s hard to resist
When I Was the GreatestBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781442459472 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Atheneum Page Count: 240 Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4" Dewey Classification: F Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.8, Points: 9 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.5, Points: 16 Lexile: Level: 740L Awards & Honors: 2015 Coretta Scott King / John Steptoe Award Winner
YALSA’s 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults
2014 Cybils Awards Finalist, Young Adult Fiction
CBC Children’s Choice Book Awards 2015 Finalist, Teen Debut Author
Los Angeles Public Library Best Books of 2014, Teen
The New York Public Library, Best Books for Teens 2014!
Capitol Choices 2015
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