Just Like That

Schmidt, Gary D.

Boston : Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2021]

387 p. ; 22 cm.

"Following the death of her closest friend in summer 1968, Meryl Lee Kowalski goes off to St. Elene's Preparatory Academy for Girls, where she struggles to navigate the venerable boarding school's traditions and a social structure heavily weighted toward students from wealthy backgrounds. In a parallel story, Matt Coffin has wound up on the Maine coast near St. Elene's with a pillowcase full of money lifted from the leader of a criminal gang, fearing the gang's relentless, destructive pursuit. Both young people gradually dispel their loneliness, finding a way to be hopeful and also finding each other"--OCLC.

Reading Level: 5.0

Due 05/03/21

FictionFiction

All copies at Binford Elementary School are out and the next copy is due back 05/03/21

ISBN:

978-0-544-08477-3

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Schmidt, Gary D.

Title:

Just Like That / Gary D. Schmidt.

Publisher:

Boston : Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2021]

Physical:

387 p. ; 22 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, November 2020

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, September 2020

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, October 2020

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, October 2020

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, January 2021

Summary:

"Following the death of her closest friend in summer 1968, Meryl Lee Kowalski goes off to St. Elene's Preparatory Academy for Girls, where she struggles to navigate the venerable boarding school's traditions and a social structure heavily weighted toward students from wealthy backgrounds. In a parallel story, Matt Coffin has wound up on the Maine coast near St. Elene's with a pillowcase full of money lifted from the leader of a criminal gang, fearing the gang's relentless, destructive pursuit. Both young people gradually dispel their loneliness, finding a way to be hopeful and also finding each other"--OCLC.

Target Audience:

5.0.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Grief--Fiction.

Subject:

Private schools--Fiction.

Subject:

Gangs--Fiction.

Call:

F SCH

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