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Giveaway: Love and Leftovers

Giveaway: Love and Leftovers

 

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from Sarah Tregay!

My wish is to fall cranium over Converse in dizzy, daydream-worthy love. (If only it were that easy.)

When her parents split, Marcie is dragged from Idaho to a family summerhouse in New Hampshire. She leaves behind her friends, a group of freaks and geeks called the Leftovers, including her emo-rocker boyfriend, and her father.

By the time Labor Day rolls around, Marcie suspects this "vacation" has become permanent.

She starts at a new school where a cute boy brings her breakfast and a new romance heats up. But understanding love, especially when you've watched your parents' affections end, is elusive. What does it feel like, really? Can you even know it until you've lost it?

Love and Leftovers is a beautifully written story of one girl’s journey navigating family, friends, and love, and a compelling and sexy read that teens will gobble up whole.

 

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One winner with a US mailing address will win a signed copy of Love and Leftovers + a bookmark and necklace with guitar pick and charm!

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YABC on Sunday, 01 July 2012 12:14

My favorite book in verse is Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroeder

My favorite book in verse is Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroeder
Amanda Pitts on Sunday, 01 July 2012 13:18

I've never read a novel in verse. It's not because I don't like them, I can never find on that interests me. Maybe I'll like this one.

I've never read a novel in verse. It's not because I don't like them, I can never find on that interests me. Maybe I'll like this one.
Marissa Tovalin on Sunday, 01 July 2012 15:29

I don't like verse books, but I read Glimpse by Carol Lynch Williams. It really got my attention and I still find myself thinking about it all the time.

I don't like verse books, but I read Glimpse by Carol Lynch Williams. It really got my attention and I still find myself thinking about it all the time.
YABC on Sunday, 01 July 2012 18:35

I've never read a novel in verse, because i've never came across one. I would love to read one though! I love poetry of all kinds, so a whole book would be amazing!

I've never read a novel in verse, because i've never came across one. I would love to read one though! I love poetry of all kinds, so a whole book would be amazing!
YABC on Sunday, 01 July 2012 18:36

I've never read a novel in verse, because i've never came across one. I would love to read one though! I love poetry of all kinds, so a whole book would be amazing!

I've never read a novel in verse, because i've never came across one. I would love to read one though! I love poetry of all kinds, so a whole book would be amazing!
YABC on Sunday, 01 July 2012 21:02

I don't think I've read a novel in verse. Just haven't gotten around to it yet.

I don't think I've read a novel in verse. Just haven't gotten around to it yet.
YABC on Sunday, 01 July 2012 22:52

The Odyssey:)

The Odyssey:)
toniann toscano on Sunday, 01 July 2012 23:10

just starting off dont think i ever read one , havent gotten a chance to but is looking forward to reading one !

just starting off dont think i ever read one , havent gotten a chance to but is looking forward to reading one !
Adriane Marshall on Monday, 02 July 2012 09:10

I don't know the last thing I read? I love to read Shakespeare though! :)

I don't know the last thing I read? I love to read Shakespeare though! :)
Emily Savant, Staff Reviewer on Monday, 02 July 2012 09:33

My favorite novel written in verse is Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroder. It was so beautiful to read, and the ghost story is haunting.

My favorite novel written in verse is Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroder. It was so beautiful to read, and the ghost story is haunting.
Amber McKinney on Monday, 02 July 2012 13:10

I've never read a novel in verse, at least not one that I can remember. I haven't exactly avoided them, but there has never been one that really piqued my interest. I'm opening to reading one in the future, if it interests me.

I've never read a novel in verse, at least not one that I can remember. I haven't exactly avoided them, but there has never been one that really piqued my interest. I'm opening to reading one in the future, if it interests me.
YABC on Monday, 02 July 2012 17:31

my favorite book is city of bones by cassandra clare

my favorite book is city of bones by cassandra clare
Jessy on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 09:03

I liked Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroeder. Actually all of Lisa's books are great verse novels.

I liked Chasing Brooklyn by Lisa Schroeder. Actually all of Lisa's books are great verse novels.
Emily Rencich on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 09:52

I love all of Ellen Hopkins books, but if I had to pick a favorite it would be Identical.

I love all of Ellen Hopkins books, but if I had to pick a favorite it would be Identical.
Alexus Upton on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 18:23

I heart you, you haunt me. I also like All The Broken Pieces.

I heart you, you haunt me. I also like All The Broken Pieces.
Anna on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 18:51

I really like all of the books by Sonya Sones like What My Mother Doesnt Know and What my Girlfriend Doesnt Know. They were very relatable to an average teens life. (:

I really like all of the books by Sonya Sones like [i]What My Mother Doesnt Know[/i] and [i]What my Girlfriend Doesnt Know[/i]. They were very relatable to an average teens life. (:
YABC on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 19:54

I've never read a book in verse because I haven't come across one yet.
:-)

I've never read a book in verse because I haven't come across one yet. :-)
Samantha R. on Tuesday, 03 July 2012 21:33

I love What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones.

I love What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones.
Lauren Matsey on Wednesday, 04 July 2012 14:36

I haven't read a novel in verse simply because I haven't found one that made me feel intrested. I usually stick to chapter books but, I'm open to reading other types of writing too.

I haven't read a novel in verse simply because I haven't found one that made me feel intrested. I usually stick to chapter books but, I'm open to reading other types of writing too.
Rose Bennett on Wednesday, 04 July 2012 15:54

I've never read a book in verse. I read the Matched series by Ally Condie which had a lot of poetry in, i just never thought about reading one.

I've never read a book in verse. I read the Matched series by Ally Condie which had a lot of poetry in, i just never thought about reading one.

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