Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 7 - 12Grades 2 - 8W4.142912
"After the murder of her father in his Atlantic City 7-11 store, 15-year-old Davey Wexler, her mother and young brother go to stay in Los Alamos, New Mexico . . . The plot is strong, interesting and believable. The story though intense and complicated flows smoothly and easily. Blume has come of age".--VOYA. ALA Best Book for Young Adults; New York Times Outstanding Children's Books of the Year.
Published on May 21, 2015 by Macmillan Children's Books
ISBN-10: 1447280431
ISBN-13: 9781447280439
3 Book Reviews
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  • stellaluna
    stellalunaSaturday, May 18, 2019 at 6:44 am33 stars
    Um... it was okay, the idea was fine, the writing, hmm. A bit inappropriate.
    • evampire
      evampireWednesday, June 10, 2015 at 10:16 am55 stars
      Cried, laughed, and smiled at this wonderful story. Judy Blume expressed so much greatness of a teenage girl in this story showing the raw emotion of what it feels like to lose someone.
      • iamawesomekid
        iamawesomekidSunday, September 28, 2014 at 5:17 pm
        I truly love the idea of it!!!!!!!