Young Adult Hardcover Book, Alice in Rapture Sort Of, Phyllis Reynolds Naylor, Fiction, Romance
A young adult hardcover book called Alice in Rapture, Sort Of by Phillis Reynolds Naylor. This is a 1989 library edition.
The summer of the first boyfriend, that's what Alice's father calls the summer before Alice starts junior high. And because Pamela's cousin from New Jersey says starting seventh grade without a boyfriend is the worst thing that can happen to a girl (even worse than not having pierced ears or a leather skirt), Alice is grateful that she's got Patrick. The trouble is, Patrick the boyfriend is a lot more complicated than Patrick the friend. What's an appropriate present for Alice to give Patrick for his birthday? What should she do if Patrick wants to kiss her, and she hasn't just brushed her teeth? Alice really likes Patrick, but sometimes she thinks life would be a lot simpler if they were still just friends.
Phyllis Reynolds Naylor (born January 4, 1933) is an American writer best known for children's and young adult fiction. Naylor is best known for her children's-novel quartet Shiloh (a 1992 Newbery Medal winner) and for her "Alice" book series.
8½ inches in length
5¾ inches in width
Published by Atheneum -- 1989 -- Library Edition
This book is in Very Good condition. Binding is tight and the reading pages do have some light staining (please see photos). It has a library plastic dust cover and the usual library markings, stamps, and in the back, a card holder.
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