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Better Nate Than Ever

Author: Federle, Tim

Children's, Teenage & educational

Published on 5 March 2015 by Walker Books Ltd in the United Kingdom.

Paperback | 288 pages
199 x 128 x 25 | 256g

Billy Elliot meets Glee! Tim Federle's warm and witty debut is the story of small-town boy Nate as he follows his dreams and learns to be his own best self. 'Judy Blume as seen through a Stephen Sondheim lens.' Huffington PostFilm coming soon on Disney+! Billy Elliot meets Glee! in this award-winning book about a small-town boy with big ambitions. Thirteen-year-old Nate Foster has always wanted to star in a Broadway show. (In fact, he'd settle for seeing a Broadway show.) With best pal Libby's help, Nate plans a daring overnight escape to New York. There's an open casting call for E.T.: The Musical, and Nate knows this could be the difference between small-town blues and big-time stardom. Tim Federle's hilarious and touching debut is full of broken curfews, second chances and the adventure of growing up - because sometimes you have to get four hundred miles from your back garden to finally feel at home.

Better Nate Than Ever

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