Tweenshelf Teenshelf Books That Empower Tweens and Teens
From the New York Times bestselling author, of “Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret,” and the adult bestseller, “In the Unlikely Event,” comes a tale of family, friendship, and preteen life like only JUDY BLUME can deliver. The companion to, “Here’s To You,” by Rachel Robinson. Can you have more than one best friend? Stephanie’s best friend is Rachel. Since second grade they’ve shared everything, good and bad. But now it’s the start of seventh grade and Alison has just moved to their neighborhood. Stephanie immediately clicks with her—she’s cool and fun and totally humble, even though she’s the daughter of a famous actress. Stephanie hopes all three of them can be best friends, but the more she pushes Alison on Rachel, the more Rachel seems to drift away. Is it possible to have two best friends? Or is it true that two’s company, three’s a crowd? “Judy Blume does it again in what may be her best book yet!” – American Booksellercoming-of-age novel—a heartwrenching story about how difficult it is to play the part that people expect, and how new beginnings can stem from abrupt and tragic endings.