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Giveaway: Love and Leftovers by Sarah Tregay (US & CANADA)

Giveaway: Love and Leftovers by Sarah Tregay (US & CANADA)

 

 

LOVE AND LEFTOVERS

Author’s Name:  Sarah Tregay

Paperback release date: May 14, 2014

 

 

ABOUT THE BOOK

My wish is to fall cranium over Converse in dizzy daydream-worthy love.

(If only it were that easy.)

Marcie has been dragged away from home for the summer—from Idaho to a family summerhouse in New Hampshire. She’s left 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 “summer vacation” has become permanent. She has to start at a new school, and there she leaves behind her Leftover status when 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 & 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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About the Author
 

Raised without television, Sarah Tregay started writing her own middle grade novels after she had read all of the ones in the library. She later discovered YA books, but never did make it to the adult section. When she isn’t not jotting down poems at stoplights, Sarah can be found hanging out with her "little sister" from Big Brothers Big Sisters. Sarah lives in Eagle, Idaho with her husband, two Boston Terriers, and an appaloosa named Mr. Pots.

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Giveaway Details

 

 

2 winners will each receive a Paperback book and necklace with a guitar pick and charm. Giveaway is open to US & Canada.

Entering is simple, just fill out the entry form below. Winners will be announced on this site and in our monthly newsletter (sign up now!) within 30 days after the giveaway ends. 

During each giveaway, we ask entrants a question pertaining to the book. Here is the question they'll be answering in the comments below for extra entries:

Have you read a good novel in verse? If so, please share your favorite.

 

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Comments 33

Molly on Thursday, 01 May 2014 12:40

I haven't read very many novels in verse, but this one looks awesome!

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I haven't read very many novels in verse, but this one looks awesome!
Vivien on Thursday, 01 May 2014 15:59

Triangles by Ellen Hopkins

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Triangles by Ellen Hopkins
Susan T. on Friday, 02 May 2014 00:33

I haven't read a novel in verse yet but it sounds really different and interesting. I like to try new things! :)

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I haven't read a novel in verse yet but it sounds really different and interesting. I like to try new things! :)
AvidAbbie on Friday, 02 May 2014 17:37

Haven't read one yet, but certainly hope to!

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Haven't read one yet, but certainly hope to!
L on Saturday, 03 May 2014 18:41

Don't think I have

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Don't think I have
Amy M on Saturday, 03 May 2014 22:14

I have never read a novel in verse, but I think I'll definitely like to try one. There seems to be so many great ones out.

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I have never read a novel in verse, but I think I'll definitely like to try one. There seems to be so many great ones out.
Viviana Ortiz on Sunday, 04 May 2014 16:27

I haven't read a novel in verse, but I'm looking forward to it. I'm always willing to try need thinks, and in the process discover great books.

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I haven't read a novel in verse, but I'm looking forward to it. I'm always willing to try need thinks, and in the process discover great books.
Sam on Tuesday, 06 May 2014 22:21

I honestly do not think I have read a book in verse. :(

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I honestly do not think I have read a book in verse. :(
Dawn on Wednesday, 07 May 2014 11:11

My favorite book in verse is Identical by Ellen Hopkins

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My favorite book in verse is Identical by Ellen Hopkins
Sandra Lam on Thursday, 08 May 2014 13:14

I haven't read a book in verse, but I'm always willing to try it!

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I haven't read a book in verse, but I'm always willing to try it!
Agustina Gonzalez on Friday, 09 May 2014 12:16

No i haven't, but i want to :)

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No i haven't, but i want to :)
Guest - Clara on Saturday, 10 May 2014 12:48

YESS!! all of the novels by ellen hopkins are amazingly well done.

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YESS!! all of the novels by ellen hopkins are amazingly well done.
Hannah Clark on Sunday, 18 May 2014 16:36

Ellen Hopkins!!! My favorite authors book, Sounds great:D
Thanks for the giveaway

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Ellen Hopkins!!! My favorite authors book, Sounds great:D Thanks for the giveaway
Guest - sabrina on Monday, 19 May 2014 10:18

I've never read a book in verse

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I've never read a book in verse
Esther forkash on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 07:36

Ive actually read eleanor and park and fangirl which were amazing and im really looking foward to reading this book ;)

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Ive actually read eleanor and park and fangirl which were amazing and im really looking foward to reading this book ;)
Danielle McCarthy on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 22:10

The last novel I read in verse was The Book of Life by Angel by Martine Leavitt and it was great!

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The last novel I read in verse was The Book of Life by Angel by Martine Leavitt and it was great!
Emma McAndrew on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 23:06

Song of the Sparrow

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Song of the Sparrow
Megan Addison on Wednesday, 21 May 2014 23:05

This one would be my first, but I plan to read even if I don't win a copy! (:

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This one would be my first, but I plan to read even if I don't win a copy! (:
Jojo on Thursday, 22 May 2014 00:49

Don't think I have read a novel in verse and frankly never heard of this before. I had to google what a "verse novel" is. Being someone who enjoys reading and loves Shakespearean culture I think I will enjoy it and love to try.

Does anyone have any verse novel recommendations?

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Don't think I have read a novel in verse and frankly never heard of this before. I had to google what a "verse novel" is. Being someone who enjoys reading and loves Shakespearean culture I think I will enjoy it and love to try. Does anyone have any verse novel recommendations?
Emilie on Thursday, 22 May 2014 17:44

Yep! My favorite is The Odyssey

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Yep! My favorite is The Odyssey

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