Eventown Corey Ann Haydu

Eventown

Author: Corey Ann Haydu
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Book Title
Eventown
Author
Corey Ann Haydu
ISBN
9780062689801
An Amazon Best Book of the Month * Kirkus Best Books of 2019 * Kids' Indie Next Pick List * Bookpage Best Books of 2019: Middle Grade"Beautiful, mysterious and deeply satisfying." --Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me and Goodbye StrangerThe world tilted for Elodee this year, and now it's impossible for her to be the same as she was before. Not when her feelings have such a strong grip on her heart. Not when she and her twin sister, Naomi, seem to be drifting apart. So when Elodee's mom gets a new job in Eventown, moving seems like it might just fix everything.Indeed, life in Eventown is comforting and exciting all at once. Their kitchen comes with a box of recipes for Elodee to try. Everyone takes the scenic way to school or work--past rows of rosebushes and unexpected waterfalls. On blueberry-picking field trips, every berry is perfectly ripe.Sure, there are a few odd rules, and the houses all look exactly alike, but it's easy enough to explain--until Elodee realizes that there are only three ice cream flavors in Eventown. Ever. And they play only one song in music class. Everything may be "even" in Eventown, but is there a price to pay for perfection--and pretending?"Engrossing." --New York Times Book Review"Enchanting, heart-rending, and bittersweet." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)"An emotionally complex and wonderfully told story." --School Library Journal (starred review) "Thought-provoking." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)--Shelf Awareness (starred review)Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Corey Ann HayduPublisher: Katherine Tegen BooksPublished: 02/12/2019ISBN: 9780062689801Pages: 336Weight: 0.85lbsSize: 8.30h x 5.90w x 1.30dReview Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2018 pg. 67Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2018 pg. 88Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2018Booklist 11/15/2018 pg. 57Publishers Weekly 12/03/2018Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2019 - Recommended, SatisfactoryAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 501031 / EventownReading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10

An Amazon Best Book of the Month * Kirkus Best Books of 2019 * Kids' Indie Next Pick List * Bookpage Best Books of 2019: Middle Grade

"Beautiful, mysterious and deeply satisfying." --Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me and Goodbye Stranger

The world tilted for Elodee this year, and now it's impossible for her to be the same as she was before. Not when her feelings have such a strong grip on her heart. Not when she and her twin sister, Naomi, seem to be drifting apart. So when Elodee's mom gets a new job in Eventown, moving seems like it might just fix everything.

Indeed, life in Eventown is comforting and exciting all at once. Their kitchen comes with a box of recipes for Elodee to try. Everyone takes the scenic way to school or work--past rows of rosebushes and unexpected waterfalls. On blueberry-picking field trips, every berry is perfectly ripe.

Sure, there are a few odd rules, and the houses all look exactly alike, but it's easy enough to explain--until Elodee realizes that there are only three ice cream flavors in Eventown. Ever. And they play only one song in music class. Everything may be "even" in Eventown, but is there a price to pay for perfection--and pretending?

"Engrossing." --New York Times Book Review

"Enchanting, heart-rending, and bittersweet." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"An emotionally complex and wonderfully told story." --School Library Journal (starred review)

"Thought-provoking." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)

--Shelf Awareness (starred review)

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Corey Ann Haydu
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Published: 02/12/2019
ISBN: 9780062689801
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.30h x 5.90w x 1.30d

Review Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2018 pg. 67
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2018 pg. 88
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2018
Booklist 11/15/2018 pg. 57
Publishers Weekly 12/03/2018
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2019 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 501031 / Eventown
Reading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10

An Amazon Best Book of the Month * Kirkus Best Books of 2019 * Kids' Indie Next Pick List * Bookpage Best Books of 2019: Middle Grade

"Beautiful, mysterious and deeply satisfying." --Rebecca Stead, Newbery Medal-winning author of When You Reach Me and Goodbye Stranger

The world tilted for Elodee this year, and now it's impossible for her to be the same as she was before. Not when her feelings have such a strong grip on her heart. Not when she and her twin sister, Naomi, seem to be drifting apart. So when Elodee's mom gets a new job in Eventown, moving seems like it might just fix everything.

Indeed, life in Eventown is comforting and exciting all at once. Their kitchen comes with a box of recipes for Elodee to try. Everyone takes the scenic way to school or work--past rows of rosebushes and unexpected waterfalls. On blueberry-picking field trips, every berry is perfectly ripe.

Sure, there are a few odd rules, and the houses all look exactly alike, but it's easy enough to explain--until Elodee realizes that there are only three ice cream flavors in Eventown. Ever. And they play only one song in music class. Everything may be "even" in Eventown, but is there a price to pay for perfection--and pretending?

"Engrossing." --New York Times Book Review

"Enchanting, heart-rending, and bittersweet." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"An emotionally complex and wonderfully told story." --School Library Journal (starred review)

"Thought-provoking." --Publishers Weekly (starred review)

--Shelf Awareness (starred review)

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Corey Ann Haydu
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Published: 02/12/2019
ISBN: 9780062689801
Pages: 336
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 8.30h x 5.90w x 1.30d

Review Citations: School Library Journal 11/01/2018 pg. 67
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2018 pg. 88
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 12/01/2018
Booklist 11/15/2018 pg. 57
Publishers Weekly 12/03/2018
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2019 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 501031 / Eventown
Reading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10