Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Until the Ocean Freezes” as Want to Read:
Until the Ocean Freezes
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Until the Ocean Freezes

by
it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Meet Lizzy…

Being almost twelve is tough enough. For sensitive redhead and aspiring artist Eliza “Lizzy” Zander, two things make the summer before sixth grade even more challenging: her family moves away from the only home she has ever known, and her father's multiple sclerosis gets worse.

As Lizzy tries to settle into New York City, where her mother has landed a new job, sh
...more
Paperback, 183 pages
Published February 17th 2020 by 15th Street Books
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

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

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Until the Ocean Freezes, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Until the Ocean Freezes

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-7
it was amazing Average rating 5.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Until the Ocean Freezes
Heather
Apr 09, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This is a gem of an upper elementary/middle level book. When Lizzy moves from suburban NJ to New York City the summer before she begins middle school, her whole life is turned upside down. Leaving behind best friends and wide open spaces, Lizzy needs to adjust to new friendships and cramped apartment living. When she befriends Cassandra at her weekly swim lessons, she finds someone whom she trusts and admires, though new friendships are never without challenges. As Lizzy finally begins to settle ...more
Val
Aug 14, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Link to my book talk: https://youtu.be/RP6Yh9Km4Bg

This is a great book about family, friendship, and adapting to change. New York City cannot be more different from suburban New Jersey. It's a huge adjustment for Lizzy. I really enjoyed reading Lizzy's journey of establishing new friendships and adapting to a new city.

Until the ocean freezes......

I received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review.
...more
Alida Durham Clemans
Dec 30, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Nicole Mangialardi
rated it it was amazing
Mar 16, 2020
Shari
marked it as to-read
Mar 11, 2020
Jennifer
marked it as to-read
Mar 24, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • The Places We Sleep
  • Before the Ever After
  • The Line Tender
  • Becoming Muhammad Ali
  • When Life Gives You Mangos
  • Into the Tall, Tall Grass
  • Logan Likes Mary Anne! (Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels #8)
  • My Life as a Potato
  • Witches of Brooklyn
  • Donut Go Breaking My Heart (Wish, #5)
  • Sundae My Prince Will Come (Wish, #6)
  • Cake Pop Crush (Wish, #1)
  • Macarons at Midnight (Wish, #2)
  • You're Bacon Me Crazy (Wish, #4)
  • From the Desk of Zoe Washington
  • Take Back the Block
  • A Pinch of Magic (A Pinch of Magic, #1)
  • Roll with It
See similar books…
A professional writer and editor for many years, Alida Durham Clemans decided in 2018 to follow her heart and pursue a career as a children’s author. She grew up in Westfield, New Jersey, and holds a degree in English and journalism from the State University of New York at Albany. The mother of two, Alida lives in New York City with her husband and a scruffy rescue dog. When she’s not writing kid ...more

News & Interviews

The beauty of a paperback novel is multidimensional. Allow me to explain: The format allows you to catch up on some of 2020's biggest books...
81 likes · 7 comments