This Is All: The Pillow Book of Cordelia Kenn by Aidan ChambersThis Is All: The Pillow Book of Cordelia Kenn by Aidan Chambers

This Is All: The Pillow Book of Cordelia Kenn

byAidan Chambers

Paperback | May 1, 2008

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“The masterpiece of one of young-adult literature’s greatest living writers.”—Booklist, starred review

Using a pillow book as her form, nineteen-year-old Cordelia Kenn sets out to write her life for her unborn daughter. What emerges is a portrait of an extraordinary girl who writes frankly of love, sex, poetry, nature, and, most of all, of herself in the world. As she attempts to capture “all” of herself on paper, Cordelia maddens, fascinates, and ultimately seduces the reader in this tour de force from a writer who has helped redefine literature for young adults. A book not to be missed by any serious reader.
Aidan Chambers is the author of the highly acclaimed sequence of young adult novels that began with Breaktime and continued through Dance on My Grave, Now I Know, The Toll Bridge, Postcards from No Man’s Land, and This Is All, the last in the sequence. Aidan has won numerous awards, including the Carnegie Medal, the Michael L. Printz A...
Title:This Is All: The Pillow Book of Cordelia KennFormat:PaperbackDimensions:832 pages, 8.5 × 5.25 × 2.12 inPublished:May 1, 2008Publisher:Harry N. AbramsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810995506

ISBN - 13:9780810995505

Appropriate for ages: 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Definite Page -Turner! I have yet to finish this book ( since it is 800+ pages ), but honestly, this is the best book I have ever read. It tells an amazing tale of a young pregent girl, who struggles with love and relationships. This book make you want to keep reading and never ever stop!
Date published: 2009-05-11