Year of the Amphibian, by Christopher Pickert

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19 Feb 2023 - 18 Mar 2023

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Prizes: Print (10 copies) — Available in United States

fiction literary young adult
emotional funny reflective medium-paced

360 pages | first published 2018

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This very personal novel 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, or had to move to a new city as a kid, or remember how it felt to look out through the eyes of a confused teenager. If you like character-driven stories, you may enjoy this book.

I'm giving away ten signed paperbacks. I hope that you'll enter, and also that you'll request this book from your local library so you can read it no matter what.

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: United States

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