Catherine Ryan Hyde
"This novel will envelop you like a fuzzy blanket.” —USA Today
After accidentally killing a police office five years ago, Pearl has managed to protect her bright, frail young son Leonard from her violent past. Then...
When Theresa brings James to a party as her date, it’s just for the night . . . and he knows that. But when everything goes horribly wrong, James drives his motorcycle off a cliff—and Theresa knows she’s responsible for his death.
Theresa tries to run away from the pain, becoming a new young woman with a whole new life. She meets people, of course, but she never really...
★ “Tender, amazingly hopeful . . . vibrant and heartbreaking.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
This deeply felt, redemptive novel reveals the story of two teens whose lives intersect in unexpected ways that explose them to both the dark corners and hidden joys of life’s journey–and the remarkable resilience of the human soul.
Meet Jordy. He’s on his own in New York City. Nobody to depend on;
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"Brutally lyrical." -Publishers Weekly
"A rich blend of metaphors and genuine characters that will touch the
hearts of readers." -Library Journal
Ella Ginsberg's brother Simon seems to have disappeared off the face of the
earth. His clothing, shoes and watch were found abandoned near a freight
Vida is 19 and has never had much of a life. Struggling along with a life-threatening heart condition, her whole life has been one long preparation for death. But suddenly she is presented with a donor heart, and just in time. Now she gets to do something she never imagined she'd have to do: live. Richard is a 36-year-old man who's just lost his beloved wife, Lorrie, in a car accident. Still in shock and not even having begun the process of grieving,...