Andrew Smith


Born
The United States
Website

Genre


Andrew Smith is the author of Winger, Grasshopper Jungle, The Alex Crow, 100 Sideways Miles, and Rabbit & Robot, among others. Exile from Eden: Or, After the Hole, the long-awaited sequel to Grasshopper Jungle, is coming from Simon & Schuster on September 24, 2019.

Andrew Smith isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

adjective, adjective!


1. This weekend, The Alex Crow was reviewed in USA Today. It's a very nice review, with lots of adjectives like weird, strange, odd, diverse; and humorous and touching.

2. Those are good adjectives. I've been at odds with adjectives for about a month now, but I'm giving them another chance. Also commas. Well, maybe not so much the commas.

3. See #5 if you want to know my take on verbs.

4. I am g... Read more of this blog post »
5 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share twitter circle
Published on April 06, 2015 09:05
Average rating: 3.84 · 65,184 ratings · 13,464 reviews · 16 distinct worksSimilar authors
Winger (Winger, #1)

4.05 avg rating — 21,863 ratings — published 2013 — 23 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Grasshopper Jungle

3.64 avg rating — 16,259 ratings — published 2014 — 26 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
100 Sideways Miles

3.82 avg rating — 5,792 ratings — published 2014 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Stand-Off (Winger, #2)

4.26 avg rating — 3,885 ratings — published 2015 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Marbury Lens (The Marbu...

3.62 avg rating — 3,746 ratings — published 2010 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Stick

4.09 avg rating — 1,834 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Alex Crow

3.79 avg rating — 1,936 ratings — published 2015 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Passenger (The Marbury Lens...

4.02 avg rating — 821 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
In the Path of Falling Objects

3.82 avg rating — 745 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
Ghost Medicine

4.01 avg rating — 514 ratings — published 2008 — 8 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Andrew Smith…
Winger Stand-Off
(2 books)
by
4.08 avg rating — 25,748 ratings

Grasshopper Jungle Exile from Eden: Or, After ...
(2 books)
by
3.64 avg rating — 16,412 ratings

The Marbury Lens Passenger
(2 books)
by
3.69 avg rating — 4,738 ratings

The Size of the Truth
(1 book)
by
4.10 avg rating — 264 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Joey told me nothing ever goes back exactly the way it was, that things expand and contract- like breathing, but you could never fill your lungs up with the same air twice.”
Andrew Smith, Winger

“And then it's always that one word that makes you so different and puts you outside the overlap of everyone else; and that word is so fucking big and loud, it's the only thing anyone ever hears when your name is spoken.

And whenever that happens to us, all the other words that make us the same disappear in its shadow.”
Andrew Smith, Winger

“All good books are about everything, abbreviated.”
Andrew Smith, Grasshopper Jungle

Polls

Which book should the YA LGBT Book group read as our Book of the Month for July?

 
  14 votes 41.2%

 
  12 votes 35.3%

 
  8 votes 23.5%

34 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author



Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Andrew to Goodreads.