13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson


13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson

New York Times bestselling author Maureen Johnson s funny, heartbreaking, and utterly romantic tale gets a great new cover!Ginny Blackstone never thought she d spend her summer vacation backpacking across Europe. But that was before she received the first little blue envelope from Aunt Peg.This letter was different from Peg s usual letters for two reasons: 1. Peg had been dead for three months.2. The letter included $1000 cash for a passport and a plane ticket.Armed with instructions for how to retrieve twelve other letters Peg wrote twelve letters that tell Ginny where she needs to go and what she needs to do when she gets there Ginny quickly finds herself swept away in her first real adventure. Traveling from London to Edinburgh to Amsterdam and beyond, Ginny begins to uncover stories from her aunt s past and discover who Peg really was. But the most surprising thing Ginny learns isn t about Peg . . . it s about herself.Everything about Ginny will change this summer, and it s all because of the 13 little blue envelopes.Look for the sequel, The Last Little Blue Envelope!

About the Author

Maureen Johnson

One of the World Book Day 2014 Authors New York Times bestseller Maureen Johnson is the author of over a dozen YA novels, including 13 Little Blue Envelopes, The Name of the Star and The Madness Underneath. Maureen was named one of Time magazine’s top 140 people to follow on Twitter. Maureen Johnson was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during a massive snowstorm. After a little dalliance with astronomy (she had a glow in the dark star chart) and archaeology (she had a little shovel), Maureen declared her intention to become a writer at the age of eight or nine or so.

Maureen has written several books for teens as well as contributing to various anthologies. In November 2009 Let It Snow (written in conjunction with John Green and Lauren Myracle) became a New York Times bestseller.

Maureen currently lives in New York, and was recently crowned the 2012 Queen of Teen in the UK.

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352 pages
Interest Age: From 13


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Publication date

3rd May 2016



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