The year of the beasts

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Roaring Brook Press,
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1st ed.

Every summer the trucks roll in, bringing the carnival and its infinite possibilities to town. This year Tessa and her younger sister Lulu are un-chaperoned and want to be first in line to experience the rides, the food . . . and the boys. Except this summer, jealousy will invade their relationship for the first time, setting in motion a course of events that can only end in tragedy, putting everyone's love and friendship to the test.

Alternating chapters of prose and comics are interwoven in this extraordinary novel that will break your heart and crack it wide open at the same time.

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Level 3.9, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 640L
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Grouping Title year of the beasts
Grouping Author castellucci cecil
Grouping Category book
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display_description Fifteen-year-old Tessa tries to be happy when her crush, Charlie, falls for her younger sister, Lulu, and it becomes easier after she begins a secret relationship with Jasper, a social outcast who lives next door to Tessa's best friend.
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subject_facet Best friends -- Fiction, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Secrets -- Fiction, Sisters -- Fiction
title_display The year of the beasts
title_full The year of the beasts / Cecil Castellucci ; illustrated by Nate Powell
title_short The year of the beasts
topic_facet Best friends, Dating (Social customs), Friendship, Secrets, Sisters