Tremendous Things

May 25, 2021|
Tremendous Things by Susin Nielsen
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From Governor General''s Literary Award--winning author Susin Nielsen comes a funny and heartfelt story about learning how to rise above your most embarrassing moment with humor, best friends and a killer triangle solo.

We all have moments that define us. For the comically clueless Wilbur, his moment happened on the first day of middle school, when someone shared his private letter with the entire student body. It revealed some of Wilbur''s innermost embarrassing thoughts that no one else should ever know.

Now it''s the start of ninth grade and Wilbur hasn''t been able to escape that major humiliation. His good friend Alex stuck by him, but Alex doesn''t have as much time since he started dating Fabrizio. Luckily, Wil can confide in his best
friend: his elderly neighbor Sal. Also, Wil''s in the school band, where he plays the triangle. They''re doing an exchange program with students from Paris, and Wilbur''s billet, Charlie, a tall, chic young woman who plays the ukulele and burps with abandon, captures his heart. Charlie likes him, but only as a friend. So Alex, Fabrizio and Sal host a Queer Eye-style intervention to get Wil in shape and to build his confidence so he can impress Charlie when their band visits Paris, and just maybe replace humiliation with true romance in the City of Love.
SUSIN NIELSEN got her start feeding cast and crew on the popular television series Degrassi Junior High. They hated her food, but they saw a spark in her writing. Nielsen went on to pen sixteen episodes of the hit TV show. Since then, she has written for many Canadian TV series. Nielsen is currently the showrunner on an upcoming TV ser...
Title:Tremendous Things
Product dimensions:272 pages, 8.56 X 5.81 X 0.97 in
Shipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.56 X 5.81 X 0.97 in
Published:May 25, 2021
Publisher:PRH Canada Young Readers
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780735271203

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