Books by Karen Hattrup

OUR YEAR IN LOVE AND PARTIES by Karen Hattrup
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 8, 2019

"Not exactly coming-of-age but definitely coming-in-range. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Letting go of your past is hard, as two teens learn during four nights of parties over one year. Read full book review >
FRANNIE AND TRU by Karen Hattrup
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 31, 2016

"With nothing significant at stake for its main character, the novel lacks the depth to deliver on its back-cover promise to confront issues of race, class, and sexuality. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Fifteen-year-old Frannie idolizes her older cousin, Tru, but their summer together reveals some uncomfortable truths Read full book review >