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Publisher Comments:

Love can be a very dangerous thing.

 

After her sister left, Caitlin felt lost.

 

Then she met Rogerson.

 

When shes with him, nothing seems real.

But what happens when being with Rogerson becomes a larger problem than being without him?

 

“Another pitch-perfect offering from Dessen.” —Booklist, starred review

 

Also by Sarah Dessen:

Along for the Ride

Just Listen

Keeping the Moon

Lock and Key

The Moon and More

Someone Like You

That Summer

This Lullaby

The Truth About Forever

What Happened to Goodbye

Review:

"In her fifth novel, Dessen again demonstrates her astonishing talent at creating memorable characters with authentic voices and psychological depth, and her remarkable ability to craft subtle but riveting stories, exploring rich themes which young adult readers are sure to find compelling." Alan Reviews

Review:

"Dreamland is the story of many contemporary teen relationships. Compelling reading." School Library Journal (starred review)

Review:

"Dessen crafts a believable portrait of a teenage girl....Despite the book's heavy symbolism and shortcuts with characterization, readers will find themselves being pulled in by Caitlin's story." Horn Book

Review:

"Dessen has created a compassionate novel that examines how wrong love can go. This book will appeal to girls addicted to romance novels or to any teen struggling with an abusive situation." VOYA

Synopsis:

Unabridged CDs ? 5 CDs, 6 hours

In her most challenging novel yet, acclaimed author Sarah Dessen guides readers through the harrowing netherworld of a young woman's shattered dreams to her profound awakening.

Synopsis:

Rogerson Biscoe, with his green eyes and dark curly hair, is absolutely seductive. Before long, sixteen-year-old Caitlin finds herself under his spell. And when he starts to abuse her, she finds she's in too deep to get herself out...

About the Author

Sarah Dessen is one of the most popular writers for young adults. She is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of many novels, which have received numerous awards and rave reviews, and have sold more than seven million copies. She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, with her husband, Jay, and their daughter, Sasha Clementine. Visit her online at www.sarahdessen.com.

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suburbanthrills, April 23, 2006 (view all comments by suburbanthrills)
I couldn't put this book down. So much is put on Caitlin's shoulders, and she's only 16. It's amazing to see a character created, torn down to nothing, and built back up to a person we can all relate to.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780142300671
Author:
Dessen, Sarah
Publisher:
Speak
Location:
New York
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Sisters
Subject:
Identity
Subject:
Runaways
Subject:
Young adult fiction
Subject:
Dating violence
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Situations / Physical & Emotional Abuse
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Now in Speak!
Series Volume:
R-1313-02-RR
Publication Date:
20040511
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
6.66x4.17x.67 in. .31 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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Young Adult » General

Dreamland
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Product details 256 pages Speak - English 9780142300671 Reviews:
"Review" by , "In her fifth novel, Dessen again demonstrates her astonishing talent at creating memorable characters with authentic voices and psychological depth, and her remarkable ability to craft subtle but riveting stories, exploring rich themes which young adult readers are sure to find compelling."
"Review" by , "Dreamland is the story of many contemporary teen relationships. Compelling reading."
"Review" by , "Dessen crafts a believable portrait of a teenage girl....Despite the book's heavy symbolism and shortcuts with characterization, readers will find themselves being pulled in by Caitlin's story."
"Review" by , "Dessen has created a compassionate novel that examines how wrong love can go. This book will appeal to girls addicted to romance novels or to any teen struggling with an abusive situation."
"Synopsis" by ,
Unabridged CDs ? 5 CDs, 6 hours

In her most challenging novel yet, acclaimed author Sarah Dessen guides readers through the harrowing netherworld of a young woman's shattered dreams to her profound awakening.

"Synopsis" by ,
Rogerson Biscoe, with his green eyes and dark curly hair, is absolutely seductive. Before long, sixteen-year-old Caitlin finds herself under his spell. And when he starts to abuse her, she finds she's in too deep to get herself out...

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