The Thing About Jellyfish

September 22, 2015|
The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin
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This stunning debut novel about grief and wonder was an instant New York Times bestseller and captured widespread critical acclaim, including selection as a 2015 National Book Award finalist!

After her best friend dies in a drowning accident, Suzy is convinced that the true cause of the tragedy must have been a rare jellyfish sting--things don''t just happen for no reason. Retreating into a silent world of imagination, she crafts a plan to prove her theory--even if it means traveling the globe, alone. Suzy''s achingly heartfelt journey explores life, death, the astonishing wonder of the universe...and the potential for love and hope right next door.

Oddlot Entertainment has acquired the screen rights to The Thing About Jellyfish, with Gigi Pritzker set to produce with Bruna Papandrea and Reese Witherspoon.
Ali Benjamin is a National Book Award Finalist for The Thing About Jellyfish, and the co-writer for HIV-positive teen Paige Rawl''s coming-of-age memoir Positive as well as Tim Howard''s New York Times bestseller The Keeper. She is a member of New England Science Writers and has written for The Boston GlobeMagazine, Martha Stewart''s W...
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Title:The Thing About JellyfishFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:352 pages, 8 X 5.5 X 1.12 inShipping dimensions:352 pages, 8 X 5.5 X 1.12 inPublished:September 22, 2015Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316380865

ISBN - 13:9780316380867

Appropriate for ages: 10

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