By Rachel Cohn
Sassy Cyd Charisse returns in Shrimp, the “compelling…and light-hearted” (Publishers Weekly, starred assessment) sequel to the pointy and humorous novel Gingerbread.
If Cyd Charisse is familiar with something, it’s that Shrimp is her real love. Shrimp, the most well liked pint-size surfer-artist in San Francisco. That boy (as her mom referred to as him), who used to be the first explanation for Cyd being grounded to Alcatraz, previously often called her room. The boy who dumped Cyd earlier than she left domestic to spend the summer time in ny City.
Now it’s the beginning of senior yr. Cyd has replaced, yet probably Shrimp has replaced too—and probably Cyd and Shrimp might want to get to understand one another another time to determine if it’s for genuine. Can Cyd come back including Shrimp and continue the peace together with her mother? and will she get a existence outdoor of her all-encompassing boy radar?
This sequel to Gingerbread has the entire sharp humor and searing angle of the unique, which ELLEgirl praised as “not simply one other youngster Novel” and Teen People referred to as “unforgettable.” In Shrimp, Cyd should be a bit older and a bit wiser, yet she’s nonetheless an analogous irrepressible unfastened spirit decided to discover her personal means on the earth, on her personal phrases.