Year of the Amphibian, by Christopher Pickert

Hosted by christopher_pickert

19 Sep 2022 - 18 Oct 2022

Prizes: Print (10 copies) — Available in Canada, United Kingdom, and United States

fiction literary young adult
emotional funny reflective medium-paced

360 pages | first published 2018

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This is my first novel, and a very personal one. It follows a fourteen-year-old boy in the 1980s, so it falls under "young adult", but it's as much for adults as for teens — especially those who grew up split between parents living far apart. If you like character-driven stories that unfold in their own time, I think you'll enjoy this book. I'm giving away ten signed paperbacks. And if you don't win one I hope you will order it from your local library or indie bookstore.

Book description

"A timeless, beautifully written coming-of-age story about transformation and self-acceptance." - IndieReader (5/5 stars)What is paradise for a fourteen-year-old boy? For Conrad it's definitely not dusty Los Angeles, where he's stuck living with h...


Format: Print

Number of copies: 10

Delivery: Mail

Eligible countries: Canada, United Kingdom, United States

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