The Resource Second chance summer, Morgan Matson

Second chance summer, Morgan Matson

Label
Second chance summer
Title
Second chance summer
Statement of responsibility
Morgan Matson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Taylor Edwards' family might not be the closest-knit--everyone is a little too busy and overscheduled--but for the most part, they get along just fine. Then Taylor's dad gets devastating news, and her parents decide that the family will spend one last summer all together at their old lake house in the Pocono Mountains. Crammed into a place much smaller and more rustic than they are used to, they begin to get to know each other again. And Taylor discovers that the people she thought she had left behind haven't actually gone anywhere. Her former best friend is still around, as is her first boyfriend...and he's much cuter at seventeen than he was at twelve. As the summer progresses and the Edwards become more of a family, they're more aware than ever that they're battling a ticking clock. Sometimes, though, there is just enough time to get a second chance--with family, with friends, and with love"--
Summary
"Taylor Edwards' family might not be the closest-knit--everyone is a little too busy and overscheduled--but for the most part, they get along just fine. Then Taylor's dad gets devastating news, and her parents decide that the family will spend one last summer all together at their old lake house in the Pocono Mountains. Crammed into a place much smaller and more rustic than they are used to, they begin to get to know each other again. And Taylor discovers that the people she thought she had left behind haven't actually gone anywhere. Her former best friend is still around, as is her first boyfriend...and he's much cuter at seventeen than he was at twelve. As the summer progresses and the Edwards become more of a family, they're more aware than ever that they're battling a ticking clock. Sometimes, though, there is just enough time to get a second chance--with family, with friends, and with love"--
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10127003
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matson, Morgan
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
960
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Families
  • Terminally ill
  • Love stories
  • Pocono Mountains (Pa.)
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Second chance summer, Morgan Matson
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
468 p.
Isbn
9781416990680
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011052241
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416990673
  • (OCoLC)742509780
Label
Second chance summer, Morgan Matson
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
468 p.
Isbn
9781416990680
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2011052241
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416990673
  • (OCoLC)742509780

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