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This one summer

Author: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki; Small Press Expo Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : First Second, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Every summer, Rose goes with her mom and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It's their getaway, their refuge. Rosie's friend Windy is always there, too, like the little sister she never had. But this summer is different. Rose's mom and dad won't stop fighting, and when Rose and Windy seek a distraction from the drama, they find themselves with a whole new set of problems. One of the local teens - just a couple of
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Fictional Work
Graphic Novels
Juvenile Literature
Coming-of-age comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Bildungsromans
Curriculum resource
Caldecott Medal
Comic books, strips, etc. Fiction
Comic books, strips, etc Young adult fiction
Comic books, strips, etc. Young adult fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariko Tamaki; Jillian Tamaki; Small Press Expo Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 9781596437746 159643774X 9781626720947 1626720940 9781480656871 1480656879
OCLC Number: 857967536
Awards: Ignatz Award, Outstanding Graphic Novel, 2014.
Eisner Award, Best Graphic Album: New, 2015.
Michael L. Printz Award Honor Book, 2015.
Caldecott Honor Books, 2015.
Description: 317 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: "Rose and her parents have been going to Awago Beach since she was a little girl. It's her summer getaway, her refuge. Her friend Windy is always there, too, like the little sister she never had, completing her summer family. But this summer is different. Rose's mom and dad won't stop fighting, and Rose and Windy have gotten tangled up in a tragedy-in-the-making in the small town of Awago Beach. It's a summer of secrets and heartache, and it's a good thing Rose and Windy have each other." --
Front flap.
Responsibility: Mariko Tamaki ; art by Jillian Tamaki.

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Every summer, Rose goes with her mum and dad to a lake house in Awago Beach. It's their getaway, their refuge. Rosie's friend Windy is always there, too, like the little sister she never had. But  Read more...
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"*This book is poignant and melancholy, and it will be swiftly recognizable to those who only recently hovered at the cusp of adolesence." --BCCB, STARRED REVIEW"*This captivating graphic novel Read more...

 
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Summer Memories

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2015-01-05) Good Permalink

It's summer vacation as usual. For as long as she can remember, Rose and her family go to Awago Beach where Windy, her summertime friend, is waiting for her. They make their minds up to rent horror movies for excitement and they get caught up in the local gossip scene. Rose's mom and dad in the mean...
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