Autumn 2009 Kids' Indie Next List
“Shut out by her best friend, Sal, sixth-grader Miranda has to navigate the complicated and sometimes dangerous world of friendships, family, and late-1970s New York City. Rebecca Stead adds just the right mix of the fantastical to this stellar coming-of-age story.”
— Emily Fear, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Pittsburgh, PA
When Miranda receives a series of enigmatic notes that claim to want to save her life, she comes to believe that they are from someone who knows the future.