TRCA Book 5: Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell, Sarah Stern and illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks

Monday, March 30, 2020

Each week – until March 30th – we’re featuring one of the 5 TRCA books. With a mix of fiction, non-fiction, graphic and traditional novels these picks are your #5ReasontoRead2020!

Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell, Sarah Stern and illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks

“...I'm your friend. And friends don't let friends live small lives.” Follow seasonal best friends Josiah and Deja on their last shift at the pumpkin patch.

This book has received the following accolades:

  • Goodreads Choice Awards 2019
  • Kirkus reviews best book of the year 2019
  • School Library Journal, starred review
  • Publisher's Weekly, starred review
  • Horn Books, starred review

Check out this book and the rest of the 5 Reasons to Read at your CCRCE library today!

Share your thoughts with the CCRCE community by using the hashtag #5ReasonstoRead2020 and make sure you VOTE for your favourite books on the Teen Reader's Choice Award blog!