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Awards

  • Short-listed, Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award, 2019
  • Short-listed, OLA Silver Birch Award, Fiction, 2018
  • Commended, Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of the Year , 2018
  • Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Starred Selection, 2017

Restart Canadian Title

By Gordon Korman   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338053807 Paperback
256 Pages | 5.25" x 7.57" | Ages 8 to 12

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338053777 Hardcover
256 Pages | 5.79" x 8.52" | Ages 8 to 12

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338053784 Ebook
256 Pages | Ages 8 to 12

Chase doesn’t remember falling off the roof. He doesn’t remember hitting his head. He doesn’t, in fact, remember anything. He wakes up in a hospital room and suddenly has to learn his whole life all over again. . . starting with his own name. He knows he’s Chase. But who is Chase? When he gets back to school, he sees that different kids have very different reactions to his return. Some kids treat him like a hero. Some kids are clearly afraid of him. One girl in particular is so angry with him that she pours her frozen yogurt on his head the first chance she gets. Pretty soon, it’s not only a question of who Chase is—it’s a question of who he was . . . and who he’s going to be.

Restart is the spectacular story of a kid with a messy past who has to figure out what it means to get a clean start.