Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler
  

Twenty Boy Summer

Written by Sarah Ockler
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler

For sixteen-year-olds Anna Reiley and Frankie Perino, their twenty day-long, minimally supervised California vacation will be the 'Absolute Best Summer Ever' and according to Frankie, if they meet one boy every day, there's a pretty good chance that Anna will get her first real boyfriend. Anna lightheartedly agrees to the game, but there's something she hasn't told Frankie - she's already had that kind of romance, and it was with Frankie's older brother, Matt, just before his tragic death one year ago.

Reviews

This is smoothly written and romantic as all get out....ideal for readers looking for romance salted with a bit of tears as well as a bit of sea air. --BCCB [A] sincere, romantic tearjerker. Readers will easily relate to Anna's authentically depicted feelings of lust, longing, shame and fear as she cautiously embarks on a new summer love. --Kirkus Reviews

About the Author

Sarah Ockler wrote and illustrated her first book at age six - an adaptation of Steven Spielberg's E.T. Still recovering from her own adolescence, Sarah now writes for young adults. While nomadic at heart, she currently lives in Upstate New York with her husband Alex and an ever-expanding collection of sea glass.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
304 pages

Author

Sarah Ockler
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Publisher

Little, Brown Young Readers an imprint of Little, Brown & Company

Publication date

1st May 2010

ISBN

9780316051583


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