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37 Things I Love (In No Particular Order)

Title

37 Things I Love (In No Particular Order)

Authors

Kekla Magoon

Publisher

Henry Holt and Company

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781250034304

Pages

218 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Fifteen-year-old Ellis recalls her favorite things as her mother's desire to turn off the machines that have kept Ellis's father alive for two years fill the last four days of her sophomore year with major changes in herself and her relationships.

Grade Level

9-12

Lexile Measure

HL600L

Topic

Family Relationships; Family member death; death of a parent; death of a father; death; grief; family tragedy; accident; loss

Main Character

female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

lesbian female

Awards

Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009 GLBTQ Children and Teens: Fiction; Great Middle School Reads, 2013 Coming of Age; Rainbow List, 2013 Middle Early Young Adult Fiction

Keywords

hospital; life support; emotional turmoil; coma; friendship; mother and daughter relationship; summer

Diversity Impact

direct

37 Things I Love (In No Particular Order)

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