2011 Best Books for Children: Novels with Great Boy Characters [SHOWING SLIDE 10 OF 16]
OKAY FOR NOW by Gary D. Schmidt
Kirkus Star
by Gary D. Schmidt

"By the end of this tale, replete with allusions to Our Town, Doug realizes he's pretty happy in Marysville, where holding hands with the green-eyed girl—and a first kiss—rival whatever might be happening on the moon. (Historical fiction. 10-14)"