The Resource Flipped, Wendelin Van Draanen

Flipped, Wendelin Van Draanen

Label
Flipped
Title
Flipped
Statement of responsibility
Wendelin Van Draanen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first time she saw him, she flipped. The first time he saw her, he ran. That was the second grade, but not much has changed by the seventh. She says: "My Bryce. Still walking around with my first kiss." He says: "It's been six years of strategic avoidance and social discomfort." But in the eighth grade everything gets turned upside down. And just as he's thinking there's more to her than meets the eye, she's thinking that he's not quite all he seemed. This is a classic romantic comedy of errors told in alternating chapters by two fresh, funny new voices. Wendelin Van Draanen is at her best here with a knockout cast of quirky characters and a hilarious series of misunderstandings and missed opportunities. But underlying the humor are two teens in transition. They are each learning to look beyond the surface of people, both figuring out who they are, who they want to be, and who they want to be with
Summary
In alternating chapters, two teenagers describe how their feelings about themselves, each other, and their families have changed over the years
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 2004.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2004.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2004.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
081727
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Conduct of life
  • Families
  • Self-perception
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Flipped, Wendelin Van Draanen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "New bonus material inside!"--Cover
  • First published in hardcover form in 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9780375825446
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Flipped, Wendelin Van Draanen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "New bonus material inside!"--Cover
  • First published in hardcover form in 2001
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9780375825446
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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