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Have a Nice Day

Julie Halpern

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Anna Bloom has just come home from a three-week stay in a mental hospital. She feels...okay. It's time to get back to some sort of normal life, whatever that means. She has to go back to school, where teachers and friends are dying to know what happened to her, but are too afraid to ask. And Anna is dying to know what's going on back at the hospital with her crush, Justin, but is too afraid to ask. Meanwhile, Anna's parents aren't getting along, and she wonders if she's the cause of her family's troubles.

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WHAT THE HELL AM I GOING TO WEAR? I should be thrilled that everything I own is at least one size too big, which, let’s be honest, is three sizes bigger than I’d like to be. Still pretty much a major accomplishment, seeing as I wasn’t even trying to lose weight. Major accomplishment or no, that doesn’t answer the question of what the fug I’m going to wear. I could ask my mom to go shopping, but I’ve been home all of thirty-six hours and the two of us have said maybe twelve words to each other. And about half of those words were me asking if
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"...laugh-out-loud funny and immensely intelligent.”-- Kirkus, starred review
 

"Anna’s sarcastic voice is sharp as ever, and those who followed her through treatment will be

anxious—and pleased." -- Booklist

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Julie Halpern

  • Julie Halpern is the author of the acclaimed teen novels Get Well Soon, Into the Wild Nerd Yonder, and Don't Stop Now. She lives with her husband, the illustrator Matthew Cordell, and their daughter outside of Chicago.
  • Julie Halpern
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Have a Nice Day

Julie Halpern

Kirkus Best Teen Books of the Year
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