Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins audiobook

Criss Cross

By Lynne Rae Perkins
Read by Danielle Ferland

Recorded Books, Inc.
5.20 Hours 1
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Fourteen year-old Debbie wishes on her necklace that something will happen to her-something exciting, and soon. At the same time, in another area of town, Hector stares at his reflection in the mirror and wonders about his potential. As she waits, Debbie spends her summer helping elderly Mrs. Bruning maintain her house. Hector learns how to play the guitar. And the two, along with their close friends feel the subtle push and pull of blooming love, new opportunities and changes in the order of the universe as the necklace tries to work its magic. Lynne Rae Perkins has earned a Newbery Medal and starred reviews from both School Library Journal and Booklist for this poignant and humorous story about the barely perceptible changes involved in the beginning of young adulthood. Young listeners will feel spellbound by Danielle Ferland's eloquent narration.

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Summary

Fourteen year-old Debbie wishes on her necklace that something will happen to her-something exciting, and soon. At the same time, in another area of town, Hector stares at his reflection in the mirror and wonders about his potential. As she waits, Debbie spends her summer helping elderly Mrs. Bruning maintain her house. Hector learns how to play the guitar. And the two, along with their close friends feel the subtle push and pull of blooming love, new opportunities and changes in the order of the universe as the necklace tries to work its magic. Lynne Rae Perkins has earned a Newbery Medal and starred reviews from both School Library Journal and Booklist for this poignant and humorous story about the barely perceptible changes involved in the beginning of young adulthood. Young listeners will feel spellbound by Danielle Ferland's eloquent narration.

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Author Bio: Lynne Rae Perkins

Author Bio: Lynne Rae Perkins

Lynne Rae Perkins was awarded the Newbery Medal for her young adult novel Criss Cross. She is also the author of All Alone in the Universe, the award-winning companion to Criss Cross. An artist as well as a writer, Perkins has published several acclaimed picture books, including The Broken CatSnow MusicPictures from Our Vacation, and The Cardboard Piano. She lives with her family in northern Michigan.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 5.20
Audience: Adult
Language: English