Synopses & Reviews
The only thing more exciting than being eleven . . . is turning twelve!
Winnie Perry went through a lot when she was eleven, from shifting friendships to her teenage sisters mood swings. But now that Winnie is twelveand one step closer to being a teenager herselfthere is so much more to deal with. Will her new friendship with Dinah last? Can she handle the pressures of junior high? And, most important, will Winnie survive bra shopping (in public!) with Mom?
Bestselling author Lauren Myracle again sharply observes a year in the life of a winning young heroine whose humor, daring, and compassion for others is infectious and unforgettable.
“Light, quick reading with an authentic perspective.”—Kirkus Reviews
The beloved star of "Eleven" is turning 12 years old in this exciting sequel, as bestselling author Myracle once again observes a year in the life of Winnie Perry, whose humor, daring, and compassion for others is infectious and unforgettable.
Facing her twelfth birthday, Winnie Perry has an entirely new set of dramas to deal with in her life, such as fitting in at her junior high and enduring the embarrassment of bra shopping with her mother at the local mall.
Eleven was big. Winnie got a new best friend, and a new worst friend. But twelve is going to be huge. Last year everyone else changed, but now it’s Winnie’s turn to “develop.” Ack! Twelve is going to be a big year for Winnie, she just knows it. After all, she’s one step closer to being a teenager, but there’s just so much to deal with: pierced ears, sleepaway camp, junior high. . . .Can Winnie handle the pressure? And most important, can she handle bra shopping with Mom—in public?
About the Author
Lauren Myracle is the author of many popular books for teens and tweens, including New York Times bestsellers ttyl and ttfn (Abrams). She lives with her family in Fort Collins, Colorado.