You Bring the Distant Near

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You Bring the Distant Near

by Mitali Perkins

First Release:

November 2017

ISBN: 9780374304904

Told in alternating teen voices across three generations, this book explores sisterhood, first loves, friendship, and the inheritance of culture.

  • ISBN: 9780374304904
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
    Page Count: 320
    Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.9, Points: 9
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.4, Points: 16
    Lexile: Level: HL720L
    Awards & Honors: 2019 Magnolia Book Award Winner, Grades 9-12
    2018 Amelia Bloomer List: Young Adult, Fiction
    YALSA 2018 Best Fiction for Young Adults
    Capitol Choices 2018, Fourteen and Up
    2018 Walter Award Honor, Teen Category
    CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Fiction for Young Adults
    National Book Award 2017 Longlist
    Publishers Weekly’s; Best Books of 2017, Young Adult
    School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Young Adult
    Horn Book Fanfare List 2017, Fiction
    Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Books of the Year, Teen Books
    New York Public Library Best Books for Teens 2017
    Genre: Fic
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