Books by Steve Brezenoff

BOY SEEKING BAND by Steve Brezenoff
Released: Sept. 1, 2017

"A cursory examination of grief that culminates in a feel-good read. (Fiction. 9-13) "
After losing his mother, a bereft middle school boy decides to form a band. Read full book review >
GUY IN REAL LIFE by Steve Brezenoff
Released: May 27, 2014

"This is not the teen love story you've read a thousand times before. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Sulky metal head boy meets artsy gamer girl. Awkward teenage love ensues. Read full book review >
BROOKLYN BURNING by Steve Brezenoff
Released: Sept. 1, 2011

"Overall, the tone is as raw, down-to-earth and transcendent as the music Scout and Kid ultimately make together. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
A lyrical, understated punk-kid love song to Brooklyn and to chosen family. Read full book review >
THE ABSOLUTE VALUE OF -1 by Steve Brezenoff
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Attempting to illustrate the distance among friends, the author shoves characters, empathy and readers aside. (Fiction. YA)"
Abandonment, cruelty, disease: three issues driving wedges into the lifelong friendship of a trio of teens. Read full book review >