Criss Cross Author:Lynne Rae Perkins She wished something would happen. Something good. To her. Checking her wish for loopholes, she found one. Hoping it wasn't too late, she thought the word soon. Meanwhile, in another part of town, he felt as if the world was opening. Life was rearranging itself; bulging in places, fraying in spots. He felt himself changing, too, but i... more »nto what? So much can happen in a summer.« less
This book very readable and funny, the characters are well-developed and interesting. I know it's intended for young adults but I have really enjoyed reading Ms. Perkins' books and plan to keep on reading her work.
"When I read this book I thought it was a good read, but for some reason I ended up reading it twice and asking myself "have I seen this movie or read this before?". I had a complete blank on this book and to this day I can only remember slight parts. This book may have gotten an award, but for some reason it left no impression on me what so ever..."