Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks
by Jason Reynolds
Publication Date: Oct 08, 2019
List Price: $17.99
Format: Paperback, 208 pages
Target Age Group: Young Adult
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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From National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds comes a novel told in ten blocks, showing all they different directions a walk home can take. This story was going to begin like all the best stories. With a school bus falling from the sky. But no one saw it happen. They were all too busy— Talking about boogers.
Stealing pocket change.
Executing complicated handshakes.
Planning an escape.
But mostly, too busy walking home. Jason Reynolds conjures ten tales (one per block) about what happens after the dismissal bell rings, and brilliantly weaves them into one wickedly funny, piercingly poignant look at the detours we face on the walk home, and in life.