Wednesday Books Winter 2018 by Macmillan

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we dn e sd ay b o oks m ar c h 2018 in sight of stars gae polisner an emotional full-hearted teen novel about love loss and mental health from award-winning author gae polisner seventeen-year-old klee’s father was the center of his life he introduced klee to the great museums of new york city and the important artists on their walls he told him stories made of myths and magic until his death yo ungadu lt fiction socialthemes m e n ta l illness wednesday books 3/13/2018 9781250143839 $18.99 $24.99 can hardcover 256 pages carton qty 24 8.3 in h 5.5 in w subrights uk rights st martin s press translation rights st martin s press other available formats ebook isbn 9781250143853 now forced to live in the suburbs with his mom klee can’t help but feel he’s lost all the identifying parts of himself—his beloved father weekly trips to the moma and the thrumming energy of new york city that is until he meets wild and free sarah in art class with her quick smiles and jokes about his “brooding.” suddenly it seems as if she’s the only thing that makes him happy but when an act of betrayal sends him reeling klee lands in what is bitingly referred to as the “ape can,” a psychiatric hospital for teens in northollow while there he undergoes intensive therapy and goes back over the pieces of his life to find out what was real what wasn’t and whether he can stand on his own feet again told in alternating timelines leading up to the event that gets him committed and working towards getting back out gae polisner’s in sight of stars is a gorgeous novel told in minimalist strokes to maximal effect about what makes us fall apart and how we can put ourselves back together again praise marketing early reviewer campaign wednesday books promotion email marketing campaign online publicity national print publicity blog outreach social media campaign author events active on facebook /gaepolisnerauthor active on twitter @gaepol author website also ava ilable the memory of things a novel 9/2016 9781250095527 hardcover $18.99 $26.99 can “[a gripping emotional story set in the part of history we’ll never forget even if sometimes we wish we could.” —new york daily news on the memory of things “kyle is a winning protagonist whose responses to 9/11 and its effects on the people he loves feel completely believable and intensely relatable.” —christian science monitor on the memory of things “ a touching look at the power of selflessness memory and hope in the face of tragedy.” —booklist on the memory of things gae polisner is the award-winning author of the memory of things nerdy book club best ya 2016 the summer of letting go nerdy book club best ya 2014 teen ink editor’s choice badge of approval and the pull of gravity 2012 bank street best 2012 psla top forty nerdy book club best ya 2011 she also co-hosts teachers write a virtual writers camp for teachers and educators she lives in long island new york with her family the pull of gravity 2/2013 9781250019332 trade paperback $10.99 $12.99 can 14