Jersey Angel was included in the best summer books lists of Publishers Weekly, Boston Globe and The Horn Book.
Jersey Angel will be published in Germany by Carlsen. Yay!
“A delicate and very real story about the way a teenage girl grows up.”
The New York Times Book Review
“An acutely intimate portrait of a girl’s efforts to better understand herself and her relationships….One can almost smell salt and sunscreen in the air in this soulful and insightful coming-of-age story.”
Publisher’s Weekly, starred review
“With this honest and compelling character, Bauman has rewritten the rules for teen romance.”
“Angel…is a rare but welcome type of protagonist in young adult literature: a girl with a healthy libido and no shame about following where it leads.”
The Horn Book
“Smart and sexy.”
“Bauman…has a wonderful eye and voice.”
New Jersey Star-Ledger
“This novel is Jersey Shore with heart.”
School Library Journal
“This quick read will please readers looking for both nuance and heat in their beach books.”