Giveaway: Read Between the Lines by Jo Knowles (US/Canada)

Giveaway: Read Between the Lines by Jo Knowles (US/Canada)

 

READ BETWEEN THE LINES

by Jo Knowles

Release Date: March 10, 2015

Candlewick Press

 

ABOUT THE BOOK

Does anyone ever see us for who we really are? Jo Knowles’s revelatory novel of interlocking stories peers behind the scrim as it follows nine teens and one teacher through a seemingly ordinary day.
 
Nate suffers a broken finger—the middle one, splinted to flip off the world. It won’t be the last time a middle finger is raised on this day. Dreamer Claire envisions herself sitting in an artsy café, filling a journal, but fate has other plans. One cheerleader dates a closeted basketball star; another questions just how, as a "big girl," she fits in. A group of boys scam drivers for beer money without remorse—or so it seems. Over the course of a single day, these voices and others speak loud and clear about the complex dance that is life in a small town. They resonate in a gritty and unflinching portrayal of a day like any other, with ordinary traumas, heartbreak, and revenge. But on any given day, the line where presentation and perception meet is a tenuous one, so hard to discern. Unless, of course, one looks a little closer—and reads between the lines. 
 
 
 
b2ap3_thumbnail_Jo_Knowles.JPGABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jo Knowles is the author of Jumping Off Swings and its sequel, Living with Jackie Chan, as well as See You at Harry’s. She lives in Vermont with her family. You can find her on Twitter at @JoKnowles.
 
 
 

 

 

 

GIVEAWAY
TEN winners will each win a hardcover of Jo Knowle's READ BETWEEN THE LINES. US/Canada only.

Entering is simple, just fill out the entry form below. Winners will be announced in our monthly newsletter (sign up now!) within 30-60 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: 
How does Nate break his middle finger? Read chapter sampler to find out https://www.scribd.com/doc/250251128/Read-Between-the-Lines-by-Jo-Knowles-Chapter-Sampler

 

 

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Guest - Tori Grable on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 10:05

Nate breaks his finger when Jacob Richarde passes the ball too him much too hard--as if trying to get him out in a game of dodgeball--during PE class.

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Nate breaks his finger when Jacob Richarde passes the ball too him much too hard--as if trying to get him out in a game of dodgeball--during PE class.
Katie (website) on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 22:37

He broke his finger while playing basketball in gym class because Jacob Richarde hurled "the ball at me four time harder than he really needs to."

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He broke his finger while playing basketball in gym class because Jacob Richarde hurled "the ball at me four time harder than he really needs to."
Guest - Kalani on Wednesday, 25 February 2015 15:37

Getting hit with a basketball too hard.

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Getting hit with a basketball too hard. :)
Guest - Stacy (website) on Wednesday, 25 February 2015 15:53

He broke it playing basketball

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He broke it playing basketball
Guest - A Novel Kind of Bliss Blog (website) on Thursday, 26 February 2015 00:44

He got hit by a basketball. Ouch!

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He got hit by a basketball. Ouch!
Guest - Estefania Montanez on Sunday, 01 March 2015 08:56

Basketball brakes his finger when its thrown to hard.

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Basketball brakes his finger when its thrown to hard.
Catlover (website) on Sunday, 01 March 2015 09:54

broke his finger playing basketball in gym class

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broke his finger playing basketball in gym class
Melinda (website) on Monday, 02 March 2015 19:28

Playing basketball. Jacob Richarde threw it at him too hard and it broke.

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Playing basketball. Jacob Richarde threw it at him too hard and it broke.
Jackeline Gonzalez (website) on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 00:30

he gets hit w/a basketball

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he gets hit w/a basketball
Guest - Kalani on Tuesday, 03 March 2015 12:31

When does the giveaway end?

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When does the giveaway end?

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