Eleanor & Park
From Library Staff
Do you remember the first time you heard Joy Division or The Smiths? Have you ever felt awkward and alone (i.e., Were you a teenager at some point?) Do you want to be vividly transported to that very moment? Then you should probably read this book.
In the 1980s two misfits reluctantly meet on the dreaded school bus and slowly get to know one another. The main characters are interesting, unpredictable, and unforgettable.
Two misfits in love: it’s hard to find a book more sweet and funny than this.
Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits--smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try-- Provided by publisher.