Denise Vega, author of
Denise Vega's first novel for young people, Click here (To Find Out How I Survived Seventh Grade), was a bestselling title for the Scholastic Book Fair and Clubs. It won the Colorado Book Award for Young Adult Literature, was a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age, VOYA Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers, and a Top Pick in Girl's Life magazine.
She enjoys camping, hiking, fishing, reading, and hanging out with family and friends. She loves french fries and can't stand cheese of any kind. Denise loves to visit schools and libraries as well as provide writing and revising workshops for writers of all ages.
Orion Taylor is sixteen and ready to rock. Unfortunately, his older brother Del has flunked out of college and is back home, making Ori’s life miserable. When a girl enters the picture and Ori moves closer to his dream of rock stardom, Del can’t handle it. Will Orion stand up to the brother he’s always idolized, even if it means they may never truly be brothers again?
Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers