Books by Gae Polisner

IN SIGHT OF STARS by Gae Polisner
Released: March 13, 2018

"An unapologetic and wry story about a teen finding his way out of a personal crisis. (Fiction. 15-18)"
A teen's road to mental wellness begins when he wakes up in a mental health facility following a break. Read full book review >
THE MEMORY OF THINGS by Gae Polisner
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 6, 2016

"A fictional but realistic tale of how two New York City teens survived the unthinkable together. (Fiction. 12-17)"
After the 9/11 attacks, a New York City high schooler takes in a traumatized teen girl suffering from temporary amnesia. Read full book review >
THE SUMMER OF LETTING GO by Gae Polisner
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 25, 2014

"Both hopeful and careful—like Francesca herself. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Four years after her younger brother, Simon, drowned in the ocean, Francesca Schnell meets a child she thinks might be his reincarnation. Read full book review >
THE PULL OF GRAVITY by Gae Polisner
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 10, 2011

"Pulls the heart in all the right places. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Blending Steinbeck and Star Wars, this debut novel with a touch of magical realism leads two teens on a weekend road trip to fulfill a secret mission. Read full book review >