CDN$ 20.00
  • List Price: CDN$ 22.99
  • You Save: CDN$ 2.99 (13%)
FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 35.
Only 4 left in stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
Past Tense: A Novel has been added to your Cart
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Past Tense: A Novel Hardcover – Deckle Edge, Apr 10 2018

4.6 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews

See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Hardcover, Deckle Edge
CDN$ 20.00
CDN$ 20.00

The New York Times Best Sellers

click to open popover

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins (April 10 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1443452114
  • ISBN-13: 978-1443452113
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 2.6 x 20.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 340 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #116,036 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

Past Tense had me with Julie, working so hard to keep her family from spilling out through the cracks. It had me with its refreshing take on love and attraction, its messy friendships, with the dread and anticipation it consistently sparked in my gut. It just had me.” (M-E Girard, Lambda Award-winning author of Girl Mans Up)

“A moving portrayal of a teenager coming to terms with her identity in the face of a family crisis. Gripping.” (Vicki Grant, author of Short for Chameleon)

“Wise, harrowing and beautiful … Star Spider has both a curiosity and a tenderness in her writing that made me laugh and want to weep.” (Alice Kuipers, author of Me and Me and 40 Things I Want to Tell You)

From the Back Cover

How do you live after death?

Julie Nolan is a pretty average girl with pretty average problems. She’s been in love with her best friend, Lorelei, ever since they met in grade three. Only Lorelei doesn’t know about it — she’s too busy trying to set Julie up with Henry, her ex, who Julie finds, in a word, vapid.

But life gets more complicated when Julie comes home to find her mother insisting that her heart is gone. Pretty soon it becomes clear: Julie’s mom believes that she has died.

How is Julie supposed to navigate her first year of high school now, while she’s making midnight trips to the graveyard to cover her mother with dirt, lay flowers and make up eulogies? And why is Henry the only person Julie feels comfortable turning to? If she wants to get through this, Julie’s going to have to find the strength she never knew she had, and to learn how to listen to both her mom’s heart and her own.


Customer reviews

Share your thoughts with other customers
See all 3 customer reviews

Top customer reviews

April 16, 2018
Format: Kindle Edition
Comment|Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse
April 13, 2018
Format: Hardcover
Comment|Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse
April 17, 2018
Format: Hardcover
Comment|Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery & Returns

Need Help?