About the BookNelson delivers another sweet, "foodie" tween Wish romance, this time with ice cream, ballet, friends, and happily-ever-after.
Book SynopsisSuzanne Nelson delivers another sweet, foodie tween romance for our WISH line, this time with ice cream, ballet, friends, and happily-ever-after.Malie's mom manages an ice cream parlor, but Malie's real love is ballet. She dreams of landing the lead in an upcoming production of Cinderella and dancing onstage while her boyfriend, Ethan, cheers from the audience. But Malie's mom is less than supportive.Then cute new boy Alonzo arrives from Italy. His true love is ice cream -- gelato, to be exact. Alonzo offers a Malie a deal: If she lets him help out at the parlor, she can take dance lessons from his mom, a famed ballerina. As Malie pirouettes between the parlor and the ballet studio, things start to spin out of control. Does she have feelings for Alonzo? What about Ethan? And if she doesn't get a role in Cinderella, can she find her happily ever after?
Review QuotesPraise for You're Bacon Me Crazy: Nelson crafts a breezy, food-focused read that teaches valuable lessons about working hard for the things and people you love... Readers will enjoy the age-appropriate romance, and there are enough character development, humor, and bacon references to keep them entertained. -- School Library Journal
About The AuthorSuzanne Nelson has written several children's books, including Cake Pop Crush, Macarons at Midnight, Hot Cocoa Hearts, You're Bacon Me Crazy, Donut Go Breaking My Heart, Sundae My Prince Will Come, Shake It Off, and A Tale Magnolious. She lives with her family in Ridgefield, Connecticut, where she can also be found experimenting with all kinds of cooking. Learn more about Suzanne at suzannenelson.com.