Grasshopper Jungle

Book Verdict

Grasshopper Jungle

by Andrew Smith

First Release:

April 2014

ISBN: 9780525426035

The history, according to Austin Szerba, of how he and his best friend, Robby, accidentally unleashed an apocalyptic army of six-foot-tall praying mantises.

  • ISBN: 9780525426035
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Dutton
    Page Count: 432
    Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
    Dewey Classification: F
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.2, Points: 16
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 6.3, Points: 23
    Lexile: Level: 910L
    Awards & Honors: Boston Globe-Horn Book Award 2014 Fiction Award Winner
    SLJ Best Books 2014, Young Adult
    PW’s Best Books of 2014, Young Adult
    Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Books of 2014
    Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2014, Fiction
    2015 Michael L. Printz Award, Honor Book
    YALSA’s 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults
    VOYA’s Perfect Tens 2014
    2015 Rainbow List, YA Fiction
    2015 Carnegie Medal Longlist
    2014 L. A. Times Book Prize Finalist, Young Adult Literature
    Booklist Top 10 LGBTQ for Youth
    Los Angeles Public Library Best Books of 2014, Teen
    The New York Public Library, Best Books for Teens 2014!
    Capitol Choices 2015
    Genre: Fic
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