This One Summer

by Mariko Tamaki

Illustrations by Jillian Tamaki

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

JLG Release: April 2014

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Graphic Novels High

Grades 9 & Up


14 books / $17.30 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Hardcover edition


    First Second

    Page Count


    Trim Size

    6" x 8 1/2"

    Dewey Classification


    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 2.4, Points: 1

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 5.1, Points: 5


    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



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