Anna Bloom has just come home from a three-week stay in a mental hospital. She feels . . . okay. It's time to get back to some sort of normal life, whatever that means. She has to go back to school, where teachers and friends are dying to know what happened to her but are too afraid to ask. And Anna is dying to know what's going on back at the hospital with her crush, Justin, but is too afraid to ask. Meanwhile, Anna's parents aren't getting along, and she wonders if she's the cause of herfamily's troubles.
Julie Halpern is the author of the acclaimed teen novels Get Well Soon, Into the Wild Nerd Yonder, and Don't Stop Now. She lives with her husband, the illustrator Matthew Cordell, and their daughter outside of Chicago.
Praise for Get Well Soon: A Kirkus Reviews Best YA Book of 2007 Young Adult Choices 2007 "Readers will cheer for Anna as she gains confidence in herself, dares to rebel a little, and gets well as she goes back to her life." - VOYA Praise for Have a Nice Day : "… laugh-out-loud funny and immensely intelligent." - Kirkus, starred review