Skip to Main Content (Press Enter)
102 Days of Lying About Lauren by Maura Jortner
Add 102 Days of Lying About Lauren to bookshelf
Add to Bookshelf
102 Days of Lying About Lauren by Maura Jortner
Hardcover $18.99
Jun 20, 2023 | ISBN 9780823453627

Buy from Other Retailers:

See All Formats (2) +
  • Oct 08, 2024 | ISBN 9780823458745 | Middle Grade (8-12)

    Preorder from:

  • Jun 20, 2023 | ISBN 9780823453627 | Middle Grade (8-12)

    Buy from Other Retailers:

  • Jun 20, 2023 | ISBN 9780823455348 | Middle Grade (8-12)

    Buy from Other Retailers:

Product Details

Praise

★ “[A] funny and spirited debut novel. . . . Lauren’s poignant, humorous first-person narrative . . . immediately pulls readers onto her side, even as they suspect that her lifestyle is not sustainable. The vivid, remarkable behind-the-scenes details of Lauren’s daily survival arrangements, along with well-developed characters, and a timely and realistic depiction of a family in crisis make 102 Days of Lying About Lauren both relevant and engrossing.”—Shelf Awareness, Starred Review

“Debut author Jortner’s writing is smooth and interesting. . . .”—Kirkus Reviews

“A lively voice and ingenuity carry this exciting story that is filled with humor and heart. . . . Memorable, original, and engaging.”—School Library Journal

“A moving debut from Jortner that retains a sense of adventure while lightly exploring an experience of abandonment.”—Publishers Weekly

“Mouse is a main character to root for—with plenty of spunk, humor, and heart.” —Ben Guterson, Edgar Award-nominated author of Winterhouse

“Hilarious, absorbing, and immensely endearing, here is a story that will have your whole heart. This book is alive with ‘Park Magic.'” —Chris Baron, author of Sydney Taylor Notable Book The Magical Imperfect
 
“Told with the feel of a classic, 102 Days of Lying about Lauren is a truly special book full of hope, friendship, and heart—all the things you need to weather the worst of storms.” —Ally Malinenko, author of Ghost Girl

Awards

Shelf Awareness – Best Children’s & Teen Books of the Year SELECTION 2023

Looking for More Great Reads?
21 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read
Back to Top