After Ever After

Title

After Ever After

Publisher

Scholastic Press

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780439837064

Pages

260 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Although Jeff and Tad, encouraged by a new friend, Lindsey, make a deal to help one another overcome aftereffects of their cancer treatments in preparation for eighth-grade graduation, Jeff still craves advice from his older brother Stephen, who is studying drums in Africa.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Lexile Measure

820L

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Illness; Learning disability; Physical disability; wheel chair user; mobility; cancer; cognitive processing; attention deficit disorder

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Carolyn W. Field Award, 2011, Winner
Kiddo Award, 2011, Nominee, Best Advanced Read
Schneider Family Book Award, 2011, Winner, Middle School
Sequoyah Book Award, 2013, Winner, Intermediate
Thumbs Up! Award, 2011, Honor Book

Keywords

friendship; best friends; relationships; middle school; math; gym; exercise; tutor; family

Diversity Impact

direct

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