The Boy from Tomorrow

The Boy from Tomorrow

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Discover the middle-grade debut Kirkus Reviews calls "spellbinding" by an award-winning author Booklist says "has crafted a definite winner." Josie and Alec both live at 444 Sparrow Street. They sleep in the same room, but they've never laid eyes on each other. They are twelve years old and a hundred years apart. The children meet through a hand-painted talking boardaJosie in 1915, Alec in 2015aand form a friendship across the century that separates them. But a chain of events leave Josie and her little sister Cass trapped in the house and afraid for their safety, and Alec must find out what's going to happen to them. Can he help them change their future when it's already past?
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Product details

  • Hardback | 268 pages
  • 146 x 209 x 55mm | 376.48g
  • ID, United States
  • English
  • 1944995617
  • 9781944995614
  • 1,298,490

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Josie and Alec both live at 444 Sparrow Street. They sleep in the same room, but they've never laid eyes on each other. They are twelve years old and a hundred years apart.

The children meet through a hand-painted talking board--Josie in 1915, Alec in 2015--and form a friendship across the century that separates them. But a chain of events leave Josie and her little sister Cass trapped in the house and afraid for their safety, and Alec must find out what's going to happen to them.

Can he help them change their future when it's already past?
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Review quote

"The Boy from Tomorrow is a thoroughly enjoyable fantasy that will appeal to a wide range of readers, all of whom will find it difficult to put down."Reviewed by Catherine Thureson May/June 2018
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About Camille Deangelis

Camille DeAngelis is the author of several novels for adults--each of them as full of impossible things as The Boy From Tomorrow--as well as a travel guide to Ireland and a book of nonfiction called Life Without Envy: Ego Management for Creative People. Her young adult novel Bones & All won an Alex Award from the American Library Association in 2016. Camille loves knitting, sewing, yoga, and baking vegan cupcakes. She lives in New England.
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Rating details

226 ratings
4.08 out of 5 stars
5 39% (89)
4 39% (88)
3 15% (34)
2 4% (9)
1 3% (6)
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