Nate Expectations (Better Nate Than Ever #3)

Title

Nate Expectations (Better Nate Than Ever #3)

Authors

Tim Federle

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781481404129

Pages

256 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

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. 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.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Lexile Measure

860L

Diversity Topics

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Disability and Health; Gay/Lesbian; Learning disability; gay; gay teenager; dyslexia; dyslexic teenager

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

gay male

Awards

Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2018
Notable Children's Recordings, 2019 Audio Book
Rainbow List, 2019 Middle Grade Fiction

Keywords

theater; musical; Broadway; New York; Tony Award; Pennsylvania; high school; English class; friendship

Diversity Impact

indirect

Nate Expectations (Better Nate Than Ever #3)

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