search for books and compare prices
cover image
Falling
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: School and Library
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication date March 20, 2007
Pages 256
Binding School and Library
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780374322519
ISBN-10 0374322511
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.88 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $17.00
Other format details juvenile
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Matt's life has been turned upside-down, first when the brother he idolizes turns to drugs, then when a visit to a chat room leads him to a classmate, Katie, who he likes very much but cannot trust with his family secret.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Everyone expected fifteen-year-old Matt Shaw to be Jeffords Junior High's star basketball player. But Matt never went out for the team. He won't even touch a ball anymore, and he hardly talks to anyone. No one understands why he's changed, but Matt knows that it's his "golden child" older brother who's really been doing all the changing. Matt can't imagine what would happen to his family if word got out about Neal's drug habit and the strung-out strangers he's seen coming and going from the house when their parents aren't home. Matt can't tell anyone what he knows - not his parents, not the police detective who refuses to leave him alone, not even Katie, the one girl he's ever really had feelings for. But even Matt has to wonder eventually if he's holding on to someone he may already have lost.


With his unparalleled ear for teen dialogue and emotions, Doug Wilhelm's new novel is a captivating look at falling apart, falling in love, and all the falling in between.



Editions
School and Library
Book cover for 9780374322519
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Farrar Straus & Giroux (March 20, 2007)
9780374322519 | details & prices | 256 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.88 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Fifteen-year-old Matt's life has been turned upside-down, first when the brother he idolizes turns to drugs, then when a visit to a chat room leads him to a classmate, Katie, who he likes very much but cannot trust with his family secret.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.