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Nate Expectations

  • Tim Federle
  • Offered By: Thorndike Striving Reader
  • ISBN-10: 1432875736
  • ISBN-13: 9781432875732
  • Shipping Weight: .70 lbs ( .32 kgs)
  • 314 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released February 2020

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Overview

A Lambda Literary Award Winning Author

When the news hits that E.T.: The Musical wasn’t nominated for a single Tony Award — not one! — the show closes, leaving Nate out of a job. Nate knows it’s back to square one, also known as Jankburg, Pennsylvania. Where horror (read: high school) awaits. Desperate to turn his life from flop to fabulous, Nate takes on a huge freshman English project with his BFF, Libby: he’s going to make a musical out of Charles Dickens’s Great Expectations. (What could possibly go . . . right?) But when Nate’s New York crush ghosts him, and his grades start to slip, he finds the only thing harder than being on Broadway is being a freshman — especially when you’ve got a secret you’re desperate to sing out about.

Age Range: 8-12 | Grade Level: 5-7 | Lexile Measure: 860L