After Ever After (Paperback)

By Jordan Sonnenblick

Scholastic Press, 9780439837088, 272pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/29/2014)
Prebound (4/29/2014)
Hardcover (2/1/2010)
Compact Disc (1/20/2011)
Prebound (4/1/2011)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (1/20/2011)
MP3 CD (8/11/2015)
MP3 CD (1/20/2011)
MP3 CD (1/20/2011)
Compact Disc (1/20/2011)
Prebound (4/1/2011)

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Spring 2010 Kids' Next List

“After Ever After is Jordan Sonnenblick's best book yet. He is spot on with his adolescent male characters. You don't have to read Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie to enjoy this sequel, but you'll get more out of both books if you do. Jeffrey has survived cancer, but not without physical damage from treatment. He deals with incredible pressure, standardized tests, friendships, a first crush, and more with determination, a dash of self-pity, and lots of humor.”
— Rosemary Pugliese, Quail Ridge Books, Raleigh, NC
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Description

An amazing sequel to the groundbreaking debut, DRUMS, GIRLS & DANGEROUS PIE.

Jeffrey isn't a little boy with cancer anymore. He's a teen who's in remission, but life still feels fragile. The aftereffects of treatment have left Jeffrey with an inability to be a great student or to walk without limping. His parents still worry about him. His older brother, Steven, lost it and took off to Africa to be in a drumming circle and "find himself." Jeffrey has a little soul searching to do, too, which begins with his escalating anger at Steven, an old friend who is keeping something secret, and a girl who is way out of his league but who thinks he's cute.



About the Author

Jordan Sonnenblick is the author of the acclaimed DRUMS, GIRLS, & DANGEROUS PIE, NOTES FROM THE MIDNIGHT DRIVER, ZEN AND THE ART OF FAKING IT, and the sequel to DRUMS called AFTER EVER AFTER. He lives in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with his wife and two children.