Limited collectors edition of Eleanor & Park features a new jacket, an exclusive Q&A with author Rainbow Rowell, and several stunning pieces of fan art. A 2014 Michael L. Printz Honor Book for Excellence in Young Adult Literature The winner of the 2013 Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Best Fiction Book A Publishers Weekly Best Childrens Book of 2013 A New York Times Book Review Notable Childrens Book of 2013 A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of 2013 An NPR Best Book of 2013 Goodreads Choice Award, Best Young Adult Book of the Year Bono met his wife in high school, Park says.
So did Jerry Lee Lewis, Eleanor answers. Im not kidding, he says. You should be, she says, were 16.
What about Romeo and Juliet? Shallow, confused, then dead. I love you, Park says.
Wherefore art thou, Eleanor answers. Im not kidding, he says. You should be.
Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two starcrossed misfitssmart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try. When Eleanor meets Park, youll remember your own first loveand just how hard it pulled you under.