Every Single Second

Every Single Second

Book - 2016
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
Twelve-year-old Nella Sabatini's life is changing too soon, too fast. Her best friend, Clem, doesn't seem concerned; she's busy figuring out the best way to spend the "leap second"-- an extra second about to be added to the world's official clock. The only person who might understand how Nella feels is Angela, but the two of them have gone from being "secret sisters" to not talking at all. Then Angela's idolized big brother makes a terrible, fatal mistake, one that tears apart their tight-knit community and plunges his family into a whirlwind of harsh publicity and judgment. In the midst of this controversy, Nella is faced with a series of startling revelations about her parents, friends, and neighborhood. As Angela's situation becomes dangerous, Nella must choose whether to stand by or stand up.
Ages 8-12.
Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780062366290
9780062366283
0062366289
Characteristics: 359 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Sudyka, Diana

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

r
rosebud2112
Jul 22, 2016

A coming of age story in which Nella learns "Bad has a big mouth, that's why it gets all the attention. But don't be fooled...Good doesn't need to brag. Good knows it's stronger." Has minimal language, so may not be appropriate for all young readers.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at WCLS

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top