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Nantucket Blue


Author: Leila  HOWLAND
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Subject/Category:  9-12
Year Reviewed:: 2014
ISBN: 9781423160519
Review: This was to be the summer of her dreams. 17-year-old Cricket Thompson is elated to be invited to her friend Jule's home on Nantucket. An unexpected tragedy, however, brings Cricket's idyllic plans to an abrupt end. Jule's mom dies and everything changes. Determined to be there for her best friend, Cricket takes a job as a chambermaid at the local inn. What will this do for Cricket's relationship with her crush, Jay? The story of Cricket's experiences is told in a way that is both engaging and alluring - definitely a standout novel in its genre.

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