EXTRAORDINARY MEANS – available May 26, 2015!
“An endearing book filled with similarly touching little moments and plenty of snappy dialogue” – The New York Times
“Truly one of those teen novels you will remember.” – Barnes & Noble
“This thought-provoking novel about smart kids doing interesting things will resonate with the John Green contingent, as it is tinged with sadness, high jinks, wry humor, and philosophical pondering in equal measures.”

– Booklist (Starred Review)

“Here are teens who could easily trade barbs and double-entendres with the characters that fill John Green’s novels…subtle turns of phrase make reading and rereading this novel a delight.”

– Kirkus (Starred Review)

“An engrossing romance in which tragedy brings two teens together, then threatens to tear them apart…Schneider shows remarkable skill at getting inside her narrator’s head as his life swings between disaster and recovery.”

– Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

“Quirky, smart and funny…a wonderfully told story.”

– School Library Journal

“The Beginning of Everything is a tragic romance of the best kind that leaves the reader feeling as though they are part of the story, and wishing there was more.” – Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
“Robyn Schneider has created the perfect mix of romance, heart break and sharpened wit” -The Guardian
“The Beginning of Everything is an unforgettable coming of age story full of humor, hope, and heartbreak…Part love story, part fandom reference treasure hunt, part high school documentary, it delves into the lives of students as they rise and fall between the social classes and wade through the politics of the cafeteria.” -Hypable
“A light read that has the right amount of heart and wit.” -Buzzfeed
“Dazzling. Full of razor-sharp wit, a keen sense of observation, and surprisingly tender compassion.”

       – Jeannette Walls, New York Times Bestselling author of The Glass Castle: A Memoir and The Silver Star

“Heartbreaking and hilarious. I have no doubt that girls everywhere are going to fall madly, deeply, hopelessly in love with Ezra Faulkner.”

        – Sarah Mlynowski, author of Ten Things We Did (And Probably Shouldn’t Have) and Don’t Even Think About It

“Smart, funny, heartbreaking, and so true it hurts…this is a book you will never forget.”

      – Lauren Barnholdt, author of Two-Way Street and Sometimes It Happens



*Available wherever books are sold from Katherine Tegen Books at HarperCollins*

*Available in the UK from Simon & Schuster UK under the title “Severed Heads, Broken Hearts”