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  • 1 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library Y ALB (Text) 33500013211966 New Checked out 06/03/2020
Moorhead Public Library Y ALB (Text) 33500013211974 New Checked out 06/09/2020
Greenbush Public Library ya ALB (Text) 35500006274193 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062937049
  • ISBN: 0062937049
  • ISBN: 9780062983794
  • ISBN: 0062983792
  • Physical Description: 436 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2020]

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Summary, etc.:
Jamie Goldberg, who chokes when speaking to strangers, and Maya Rehrman, who is having the worst Ramadan ever, are paired to knock on doors and ask for votes for the local state senate candidate.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 December #1
    *Starred Review* For Jamie Goldberg, campaigning for Jordan Rossum is a way to make a difference before he can vote. Canvassing, though, freaks him out; speaking in front of people (or to them) isn't his strong suit. For Maya Rehman, Rossum isn't impressive—just another white guy running for office, and not even an experienced one. Her summer is already terrible: her parents have split, and her best friend has been totally unavailable. When her mom basically forces her to canvass with Jamie for the summer, Maya is less than thrilled. She and Jamie don't exactly get off on the right foot either; he's painfully awkward and keeps forgetting she's fasting for Ramadan, while she's dismissive of his commitment. But as they slowly find their footing, they both start to feel like they're part of something bigger. With a fervor born from the 2016 presidential election, Albertalli (Leah on the Offbeat, 2018) and Saeed (Written in the Stars, 2015) seamlessly join forces to craft a genuine, immediate tale about two teenagers facing some of the harsher truths of the world for the first time and finding something to believe in anyway. Buoyed by humor, enriched by a colorful supporting cast, and strung through with a charming (and charmingly awkward) romantic subplot, Jamie and Maya's story, their miscommunications, and their true connection will win hearts and inspire action. HIGH-DEMAND BACKSTORY: Albertalli and Saeed are both best-sellers, their collab comes with a hefty promotional campaign, and this timely love-and-politics offering would draw a crowd on premise alone. Grades 9-12. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Politics, Practical > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Bashfulness > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Muslims > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Dating (Social customs) > Juvenile fiction.
Interfaith dating > Juvenile fiction.
Politics, Practical > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Bashfulness > Fiction.
Jews > United States > Fiction.
Muslims > United States > Fiction.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance / Contemporary.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Politics & Government.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Romance fiction.

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