Juniper Lemon’s Happiness Index. A grieving teen finds the love letter her sister wrote to “You” the day she died and vows to deliver it — as soon as she figures out who “You” is.
★ “Heartwarming . . . A well-told story of teen struggles and grief that will resonate with readers.” —School Library Journal, starred review
”Israel handles the long, painful process of negotiating grief gently and realistically while cleverly interweaving the light mystery of ‘You’s’ identity throughout, keeping readers guessing as Juni steps closer to finding closure.”
“Genuine and satisfying. An earnest debut about coping with loss and trauma.” —Booklist
“A poignant slice-of-life story. Readers watch Juniper deal with her grief and learn positive ways to cope with difficult situations. This moving, debut novel will appeal to fans of realistic fiction.” —VOYA