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Jesse Andrews

Biography

Jesse Andrews

Jesse Andrews was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and currently works as a novelist and screenwriter. He penned the award-winning novel ME AND EARL AND THE DYING GIRL and adapted it for the screen. He currently lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

Jesse Andrews

Books by Jesse Andrews

by Jesse Andrews - Dystopian, Dystopian Fiction, Fiction, Humor, Young Adult 13+

In an alternate reality a lot like our world, every person’s physical size is directly proportional to their wealth. Warner and his sister Prayer are destitute --- and tiny. Their size is dangerous: day and night they face dangers that bigger richer people don’t ever have to think about. There are no cars or phones small enough for them, or schools or hospitals. No one that little has any purchasing power, and doctors and teachers would never fit in buildings so small. Warner and Prayer know their only hope is to scale up, but how can two littlepoors survive in a world built against them?

by Jesse Andrews - Fiction, Friendship, Humor, Young Adult 13+

For Wes and his best friend, Corey, jazz camp turns out to be lame. It’s pretty much all dudes talking in Jazz Voice. But then they jam with Ash, a charismatic girl with an unusual sound, and the three just click. It’s three and a half hours of pure musical magic, and Ash makes a decision: They need to hit the road. Because the road, not summer camp, is where bands get good. Before Wes and Corey know it, they’re in Ash’s SUV heading south, and The Haters Summer of Hate Tour has begun.

by Jesse Andrews - Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Up until senior year, Greg has maintained total social invisibility. He only has one friend, Earl, and together they spend their time making movies. He and Earl don’t make them for other people. Until Rachel, the girl with leukemia who they befriend. When Rachel decides to stop treatment, Greg and Earl make her a movie, and Greg must abandon invisibility and make a stand.