Goodbye Stranger

  • 322 pages
  • English
  • Hardcover
Goodbye Stranger

ണ Free online novels ඉ ePUB By Rebecca Stead න Gr 69Ah, seventh grade A year when your friends transform inexplicably, your own body and emotions perplex you, and the world seems fraught with questions, and the most confusing ones of all concern the nature of love Stead focuses on Bridge Barsamian, her best girlfriends, and her newest friend Sherma boy who is definitely not her boyfriend probably They re navigating the shoals of adolescence on Manhattan s Upper West Side Emily has suddenly developed a figure that attracts a lot of attention, Tabitha is an increasingly committed human rights activist, and Bridge has taken to wearing a headband with black cat s ears for reasons that are unclear even to her The seventh graders aren t the only characters working out relationships There are married parents and divorced parents and then there s Sherm s grandfather who has suddenly left his wife of 50 years and moved to New Jersey There s also a mysterious character whose Valentine s Day is doled out in second person snippets interspersed within the rest of the story Love is serious, but Stead s writing isn t ponderous It s filled with humor, delightful coincidences, and the sorts of things salacious cell phone photos, lunchroom politics, talent show auditions that escalate in ways that can seem life shattering to a 13 year old The author keeps all her balls in the air until she catches them safely with ineffable grace VERDICT An immensely satisfying addition for Stead s many fans.Miriam Lang Budin, Chappaqua Library, NYA New York Times Bestseller An ALA ALSC Notable Childrens Book An ALA YALSA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults A Junior Library Guild SelectionNamed a Best Book of the Year by The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, The Guardian, NPR, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal, The Horn Book Magazine, Booklist Named to Multiple State Award Lists Winsome, bighearted, and altogether rewarding Booklist,Starred reviewSteads writing is filled with humor, delightful coincidences An immensely satisfying addition for Steads many fans School Library Journal,Starredreview Stead captures the stomach churning moments of a misstep or an unplanned betrayal and reworks these events with grace, humor, and polish into possibilities for kindness and redemption Superb Kirkus Reviews,Starred reviewThis memorable story about female friendships, silly bets, different kinds of love, and bad decisions is authentic in detail and emotionanother Stead hallmark Publishers Weekly,Starred reviewThe handing down of advice and wisdom from older girls and women is a welcome theme throughout the book and far too rare in female coming of age stories its just one of many reasons this astonishingly profound novel is not your average middle school friendship tale The Horn Book,Starred reviewThe author as usual deftly interweaves her plot strands into an organic whole, and between the multifocal plot and the exploration on growth and self recognition Bulletin, Starred reviewStead can brilliantly summon what it feels like to be a young adolescent Goodbye Stranger is full of fun and generosity, and it is beautifully balanced Wall Street JournalThis novel not only sensitively explores togetherness, aloneness, betrayal and love, it also acknowledges something crucial to the business of growing up how anyones personal we of me might look different a little while from now, and later still, different again Meg Wolitzer for New York Times Book ReviewAbsolutely relatable and full of heart Bustle.com Beautifully written and perfectly paced Stead doesnt talk down to her intended audience ages 10 and up or even to adult readers long past seventh grade who may well be surprised by the flood of real life memories her fictional world dislodges Goodbye Stranger will remind you of who you are Houston Chronicle A moving blend of present day and historic, romantic love and familial love, deep questions and just for fun pursuits BookPage Stead can see into the souls of young people as they begin to grow conscious of how others view them from the outside and how they feel on the inside, and she has the skill to illuminate how they grapple with these gaps and overlaps in perception Shelf Awareness A s authentic as it gets This is a landmark in literature on the friendships of young women Goodbye Strangerpacks a wallop of emotion thats a true pleasure to be leveled by The Brooklyn RailStead manages to infuse her book with a timeless quality, particularly in the way she so accurately taps into universal feelings of trying to nail down exactly who one is supposed to be Steads humble story is one that is deeply felt, and perhaps one of the strongest childrens novels of 2015 so far National Post This marvelous, life affirming novel, told from three perspectives, explores the unsettling, pivotal changes of adolescence as three best friends start seventh grade Buffalo NewsA school story of 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