Taking Up Space

Taking Up Space

by Alyson Gerber


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In starred reviews, Booklist has described Gerber's novels as "highly empathetic" and "truly inspiring"-Taking Up Space promises to be a realistic and compelling story about overcoming struggles with body image and learning that true self-esteem comes from within.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781338186000
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 05/18/2021
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Alyson Gerber wore a back brace for scoliosis from the ages of 11 to 13, an experience that led directly to Braced, her first novel. She received her MFA in Writing for Children from the New School, and her essays have been published in everything from Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Magic of Mothers & Daughters to romance-advice websites. She lives with her husband in Brooklyn, New York. Please visit her on the web at alysongerber.com and on Twitter at @alysongerber.

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