Just Like That

By Gary D. Schmidt

In this unforgettable, gently humorous novel, New York Times bestselling, award-winning author Gary D. Schmidt tells two poignant, linked stories: that of a grieving girl and a boy trying to escape his violent past.


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Meryl Lee Kowalski arrives at a Maine boarding school, haunting by personal loss. Matt Coffin hides out on the coast, attempting to evade a violent criminal. As war rages overseas and young people at home demand change, Meryl Lee and Matt begin to face their demons and make fresh choices–singly, together, and with the help of unexpected friends.

Set in the 1960s in the world of Gary D. Schmidt’s award-winning novels The Wednesday Wars and Okay for Now, this timeless story of grief, growth, and change is full of heart and humor.

Category: Genre: Children's Books, Children's Chapter BooksTags: , sku: 9780544084773

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Weight 17.9 oz
Dimensions 8.55 × 5.75 × 1.3 in