It's Not the End of the World (Paperback)

By Judy Blume

Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers, 9780385739832, 195pp.

Publication Date: April 13, 2010



Karen Newman has decided she ll never get married. Just look at her parents. All they do is fight. And now Karen's dad has moved out of the house and he and her mom are talking about divorce. Her older brother has locked himself away in his room, her little sister is a mess, and she can t bring herself to talk about any of it with her best friend. She's never felt so alone. Yet in spite of everything Karen is sure she can set things right again if only she can get her parents together in the same room. Or will her fantasy backfire?

"From the Paperback edition.

About the Author

Judy Blume lives in Key West and New York City. You can visit her at