As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth (Hardcover)
Greenwillow Books, 9780061870903, 368pp.
Publication Date: April 27, 2010
He'll get there.
About the Author
Lynne Rae Perkins was awarded the Newbery Medal for Criss Cross. She is the author of four other novels—All Alone in the Universe, As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth, Nuts to You, and Secret Sisters of the Salty Sea. Lynne Rae Perkins has also written and illustrated several acclaimed picture books, including Frank and Lucky Get Schooled; The Broken Cat; Snow Music: Pictures from Our Vacation; and The Cardboard Piano. The author lives with her family in northern Michigan. www.lynnerae.com
Praise For As Easy as Falling Off the Face of the Earth…
— Booklist (starred review)
“Wherever Perkins’s warm, funny, wise narrative goes is where a reader wants to be.”
— Horn Book (starred review)
“A long, immensely enjoyable, curiously comforting ramble through an absurd-but-benign world.”
— Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“[Perkins’s] observations and turns of phrase are as unexpected and delightful as the travels she weaves together.”
— Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“A rich, eventful, and extremely entertaining summer road trip.”
— New York Times Book Review