The Sun Is Also a Star

by Nicola Yoon

2017 Coretta Scott King / John Steptoe New Talent Award Winner
2017 Michael L. Printz Award Finalist

Every moment in our lives brings us to this single moment. A million futures lie before us. Which one will come true?

ISBN: 9780553496697

JLG Release: March 2017

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City High School

Grades 10 & Up


12 books / $17.30 a book

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    Print Book


    Library edition



    Page Count


    Trim Size

    8 1/4" x 5 1/2"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.7, Points: 10

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.7, Points: 17


    Level: 650L

    Awards & Honors

    2019 Oregon Reader's Choice Awards Nominee
    2018-2019 SC Young Adult Book Award Winner
    2018-2019 MO Gateway Award Winner
    2017-2018 Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Winner, Young Adult
    Booklist 2016 Top 10 Books for Youth, Romance
    National Book Awards: Young People’s Literature, 2016 Finalist
    Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Young Adult
    The New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2016, Young Adult
    New York Public Library 2016 50 Best Books for Teens, Fiction
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2016, Young Adult Fiction
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Teen
    Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Older Readers, Fiction
    Shelf Awareness 2016 Best Books of the Year, Teen Novels
    YALSA 2017 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults
    BCCB 2016 Blue Ribbons, Fiction
    Los Angeles Public Library, Best of 2016: Teen Books
    Indies Choice Book Awards 2017 Book of the Year Finalist, Young Adult
    Kids’ Indie Next List Preview, Winter 2016 -2017, Top 10
    2017 Capitol Choices, Fourteen and Up
    CSMCL Best Multicultural Books of 2016
    BuzzFeed Best YA Books of 2016
    Booklist Carte Blanche: Columnist’s Choice 2016
    2017 Walter Dean Myers Award, Honor Book



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