This one summer
|Format:||Print Book 2014.|
|Availability:||Available at 29 Libraries 30 of 37 copies|
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.
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-- Comic books, strips, etc.
Teenagers -- Conduct of life -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Interpersonal relations -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Friendship -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Love in adolescence -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Coming of age -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Summer -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Vacations -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Comics (Graphic works)
|Publisher|| New York :2014.
Caldecott Honor Book, 2015
317 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm