Ocean City (Ocean City, #1)
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Ocean City (Ocean City/Making Waves #1)

by
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96  ·  rating details  ·  108 ratings  ·  7 reviews
Kate wanted to put bad love behind her. Chelsea wanted to find real love. Grace wanted to forget her haunted past. And Justin just wanted to sail away from it all...
Mass Market Paperback, 315 pages
Published July 28th 1993 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published July 1993)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 266)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Robert Beveridge
Katherine Applegate, Making Waves (17th Street Press, 1993)

I'm almost embarrassed to admit that I read this-- fifteen-year-old girly teen fiction? It's like picking up old Sweet Valley High books and reviewing them. Worse, this is (as of this moment) an eleven-book series (I had thought it four), which means I've probably locked myself in for at least a year and a half, because yes, I'm going to see this bad boy through all the way to the end. Why? Because as silly and stupid as it is, I certain...more
Deanna
I bought this series book by book with this first one being one of my favorites as you get to meet the characters. After I finished the fifth one I went back to buy the next book because #5 ended with SUCH A CLIFFHANGER and then found out this publisher wasn't printing anymore of the books. It wasn't until many years later that I found the original series printed under a different name (Ocean City) that I was able to purchase the rest and finish them. I had a lot of fun reading these when I was...more
Naomi
This review is for the whoe series. The series has eleven books and was also published as "Ocean City". The re-publishing as 'Making Waves' is a bit confusing because I think this is what the 'Summer' series used to be called.

Anyway....I am far too old for these books but I love them. This seems to be one of the less well-known series by Katherine Applegate but I think it's much better than 'Making Out'.

I just wanted to go reading the series forever, although really enough had happened to the c...more
Tonya
This book was started off a little boring, but got better the more that I read.
Victoria
Not as good as the Making Out series, but still enjoyable.
Emily
Jun 28, 2007 Emily marked it as to-read
Recommends it for: teens

recommended by Amanda & Annie for summer beach reading
Laura
Yet another good Katherine Applegate series!
Sharlene
Sharlene marked it as to-read
Jul 22, 2014
Catherine
Catherine marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2014
Rumah
Rumah marked it as to-read
Jul 06, 2014
Angelique
Angelique marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2014
Dawn
Dawn marked it as to-read
Jun 28, 2014
Zirbal
Zirbal marked it as to-read
Jun 09, 2014
Princess Tasha
Princess Tasha marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2014
R.K.
R.K. added it
Jun 03, 2014
Amy
Amy marked it as to-read
Jun 02, 2014
Sigouney
Sigouney marked it as to-read
May 27, 2014
Brittany Valdes
Brittany Valdes marked it as to-read
Apr 29, 2014
Caroline
Caroline marked it as to-read
Apr 22, 2014
Carmie Thomas
Carmie Thomas marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2014
Nicola
Nicola marked it as to-read
Apr 02, 2014
Maddi
Maddi marked it as to-read
Mar 30, 2014
Jessica
Jessica marked it as to-read
Mar 20, 2014
Carly
Carly added it
Mar 18, 2014
Ileana
Ileana marked it as to-read
Feb 28, 2014
Roxann
Roxann added it
Feb 15, 2014
Heather Jones
Heather Jones marked it as to-read
Feb 13, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
1036736
Applegate was born in Michigan in 1956. Since then she has lived in Texas, Florida, California, Minnesota, Illinois, North Carolina, and after living in Pelago, Italy for a year, she has moved back to Southern California. She has an eleven year old son named Jake Mates, although she says the Animorph leader is not named after him. In 2003 she and her husband, Michael Grant, her co-author on many p...more
More about Katherine Applegate...
The One and Only Ivan The Invasion (Animorphs, #1) The Visitor (Animorphs, #2) Beach Blondes: June Dreams, July's Promise, August Magic (Summer, #1-3) The Encounter (Animorphs, #3)

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »