The State of Us (Hardcover)

By Shaun David Hutchinson

HarperTeen, 9780062950314, 416pp.

Publication Date: June 2, 2020

List Price: 17.99*
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About the Author

Shaun David Hutchinson is the award-winning author of several books for young adults and the editor of multiple young adult anthologies. A native Floridian, Shaun currently resides in Seattle, where he spends his free time running, baking, and designing virtual worlds. He can be found online at or

Praise For The State of Us

"Dre and Dean have got my vote!"
—  Adib Khorram, award-winning author of Darius the Great Is Not Okay

"A knockout of a book that will tug at your heartstrings."
— Mason Deaver, best-selling author of I Wish You All the Best

“Sweet, funny, and heartbreakingly optimistic—it's the uplifting read we all need right now.”
— Christina Lauren, New York Times and international bestselling authors of Autoboyography