I really can't wait to read more novels from Ashley Hope Perez!
The story is a poignant look into the very real life of every student's insecurities as they consider the journey of life that lies ahead.
The author has the ability to draw the reader into the story and make you care about the characters.
I read this book with my daughter, as it was assigned by her teacher. I had no idea how close it would hit to home. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Stacy
It was a good book I recommend it to anyone who wants to read it! 5 stars! Love her writing.Published 13 months ago by Anna Durlak
It is not uncommon that I end up reading a lot of books I love; What Can't Wait is no exception. I have always heard people say "I felt a big connection to the main character" or... Read morePublished on September 19, 2011 by Amazon Customer
I read this book over the summer, and can't wait to see how my students will react to it, as it reflects very sensitively what some of them who are less privileged experience. Read morePublished on August 27, 2011 by Chocolate
When Papa sat down a week ago with his glass of favorite kentucky bourbon after a hard eighteen hour grind at the helm of a tugboat pulling barges up the ohio river I expected an... Read morePublished on June 12, 2011 by Papa luvs drinkin his kentucky bourbon
I read this book a few months ago and loved it! It truly shows a different kind of life that is so common for many high school students. Read morePublished on June 4, 2011 by Hannah Mayhall
I finished this book ALL IN ONE DAY-- it was so compelling I couldn't put it down! I was very impressed! Read morePublished on June 4, 2011 by Katie
While the multicultural characters resonated with the young adults in my family, this book will be a great read for any young adult. Highly recommended!Published on June 4, 2011 by kitten louise
Completely in touch with many Hispanic teens today, struggling with their families expectations and making their own way in the world. Read morePublished on June 4, 2011 by Petey