Early praise for Some of the Parts:
Barnaby’s writing gives us the thrill of a well-plotted hunt along with the joy of smart, funny, and painfully true people trying to get through life’s sorrows and triumphs. Tallie is someone you want to know and follow. A fierce and intelligent portrait of grief. --Garret Freymann-Weyr, Printz Honor winner for My Heartbeat
Barnaby keeps you rooting for Tallie as she struggles to piece her brother together--and avoid falling apart herself--in this gripping, smart, and often funny novel about loss and recovery. --Kathryn Erskine, National Book Award winner for Mockingbird
Some of the Parts ~ coming in 2016 from Knopf Books for Young Readers
Tallie McGovern is determined to get back to normal after a devastating car accident claimed her brother's life, but just when she might be ready to say goodbye, she's hit with a bombshell: her brother's organs were donated and one of the recipients wants to talk. As Tallie's quest to find the other recipients intensifies, her grip on reality starts to loosen, bringing her to one harrowing moment...