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Gayle Forman is an award-winning, New York Times--bestselling author and journalist whose articles have appeared in numerous publications, including Seventeen, Cosmopolitan, The Nation, and The New York Times Magazine. She is the author of the New York Times bestsellers If I Stay and Where She Went, as well as Sisters in Sanity (HarperTeen). She lives in Brooklyn, New York with her husband and two daughters.

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ISBN:
9780316122399
Author:
Smith, Jennifer E
Publisher:
Poppy
Author:
Smith, Jennifer E.
Author:
Forman, Gayle
Author:
Blagden, Scott
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Love & Romance
Subject:
Family - Marriage & Divorce
Subject:
Family - Orphans & Foster Homes
Edition Description:
Cloth
Publication Date:
20130101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
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"Synopsis" by , In this emotionally powerful, funny debut, Cricket Cherpin needs to figure out what to do with his life before he turns eighteen. But life sucks—so why not just give up?
"Synopsis" by ,
Irreverent, foulmouthed seventeen-year-old Cricket is the oldest ward in a Catholic boys home in Maine—and his life sucks. With prospects for the future that range from professional fighter to professional drug dealer, he seems doomed to a life of “criminal rapscallinity.” In fact, things look so bleak that Cricket cant help but wonder if his best option is one final cliff dive into the great unknown. But then Wynona Bidaban steps into his world, and Cricket slowly realizes that maybe, just maybe, life doesnt totally suck.
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From the New York Times bestselling author of If I Stay

Allyson Healey's life is exactly like her suitcase—packed, planned, ordered. Then on the last day of her three-week post-graduation European tour, she meets Willem. A free-spirited, roving actor, Willem is everything shes not, and when he invites her to abandon her plans and come to Paris with him, Allyson says yes. This uncharacteristic decision leads to a day of risk and romance, liberation and intimacy: 24 hours that will transform Allysons life.

 

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