The Future of Us

The Future of Us

By Jay Asher; Carolyn Mackler

Razorbill, Paperback, 9781595145161, 356pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2012


What if you could see how your life would unfold--just by clicking a button?

It's 1996, and less than half of all American high school students have ever used the Internet. Emma just got her first computer and an America Online CD-ROM. Josh is her best friend. They power up and log on--and discover themselves on Facebook, fifteen years in the future. Everybody wonders what their destiny will be. Josh and Emma are about to find out.

About the Author
Jay Asher's debut teen novel, Thirteen Reasons Why, spent three years on the New York Times bestseller list. His second teen novel, The Future of Us, was coauthored with Carolyn Mackler. His novels have sold to over thirty foreign markets, and both were optioned by major Hollywood studios.

Carolyn Mackler is the author of the award-winning teen novels The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things, a Michael L. Printz Honor Book; The Future of Us, coauthored with Jay Asher; Tangled; Love and Other Four-Letter Words; Vegan Virgin Valentine; and Guyaholic. She lives in New York City with her husband and two sons.