Breaking Up is Hard to Do (Paperback)

By Ellen Hopkins, Terri Clark, Lynda Sandoval, Nicole Burnham

Graphia, 9780547014999, 304pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

List Price: 18.95*
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Niki Burnham, Terri Clark, Ellen Hopkins, and Lynda Sandoval give us four tales about the end of first love. How does anyone survive? Read on and find out. Each story showcases the writer’s signature style: Niki Burnham keeps it smart and sassy; Terri Clark brings a touch of fantasy; Ellen Hopkins tells her story in verse; and no one does funny like Lynda Sandoval. For teens looking for something to get them through the pain, this is just the prescription!

Praise For Breaking Up is Hard to Do

"Often frankly sexy and peppered with teen-friendly references…), this box of candy for the lovelorn satisfies." Kirkus 4/15/08 Kirkus Reviews

"[These stories] as a collection work well together. . . they're like reading only the most exciting parts of a chick-lit novel." June 2008 School Library Journal