Prom
25%
off

Prom

US$6.73US$8.99

You save US$2.26

Free delivery worldwide

Available
Dispatched in 2 business days

When will my order arrive?

Philadelphia high school who doesn t care about the prom. It s pretty much the only good thing that happens there, and everyone plans to make the most of it especially Ash s best friend, Natalia, who s the head of the committee and has prom stars in her eyes. Then the faculty advisor is busted for taking the prom money and Ash finds herself roped into putting together a gala dance. But she has plenty of help from her large and loving (if exasperating!) family, from Nat s eccentric grandmother, from the principal, from her fellow classmates. And in making the prom happen, Ash learns some surprising things about making her life happen, too."

show more
  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 137.2 x 203.2 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
  • 02 Feb 2006
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Penguin USA
  • New York, NY
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0142405701
  • 9780142405703
  • 215,847

Other books in this category

Other people who viewed this bought:

Author Information

Laurie Halse Anderson has received both the Margaret Edwards Award and the ALAN Award for her contributions to young adult literature. She has also been honored by the National Coalition Against Censorship in recognition of her fight to combat the censoring of literature. She is the author of the groundbreaking National Book Award finalist and Printz Honor Book Speak. She is also author of the critically acclaimed YA books Prom, Twitsted, Catalyst, Wintergirls, and The Impossible Knife of Memory. She has also authored a number of middle grade titles including The Vet Volunteers series, and the historical fiction Seeds of America Trilogy, which includes Forge, ALA Best Book for Young AdultsFever 1793, and the National Book Award finalist and Scott O Dell Award-winner Chains. She and her husband live in northern New York State. Follow Laurie on Twitter @halseanderson and visit her at madwomanintheforest.com."

show more

Review quote

"Modern teen life just outside Philadelphia is vividly drawn in Ashley s first person tale, and it s both screamingly funny and surprisingly tender. Expect teen readers to be quoting aloud to each other, and giggling." Kirkus Reviews, starred review"

show more