This One Summer

Book Verdict

This One Summer

by Mariko Tamaki

Illustrations by Jillian Tamaki

First Release:

April 2014

ISBN: 9781626720947

Rose’s family summers at Awago Beach. This year, as her parents fight, Rose and her friend Windy become fascinated with some older kids who are in serious trouble. One-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781626720947
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: First Second
    Page Count: 320
    Trim Size: 6" x 8 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: F
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 2.4, Points: 1
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.1, Points: 5
    Lexile: Level: GN300L
    Awards & Honors: SLJ Best Books 2014, Young Adult
    PW’s Best Books of 2014, Young Adult
    Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Books of 2014
    Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2014, Fiction
    Booklist Editors’ Choice 2014, Fiction, Older Readers
    2015 Caldecott Medal, Honor Book
    2015 Michael L. Printz Award, Honor Book
    ALA Notable Books for Children 2015, Older Readers
    YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2015, Fiction
    Booklist Top 10 Graphic Novels for Youth, 2015
    2014 L. A. Times Book Prize Finalist, Graphic Novels/Comics
    New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2014, Young Adult
    2015 Eisner Award, Best Graphic Album—New
    Horn Book Fanfare List: Best Books of 2014, Fiction
    Capitol Choices 2015
    Genre: Fic
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