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Between the Lines (book)
A teenage bookworm discovers that the fairytale prince in her favorite book is very much alive — and wants her help escaping his literary existence. What happens when happily ever after An outsiderin a new town and a new school, Delilah seeks comfort in the pages of her favorite book, where she feels heard and understood. But as the lines between fantasy and reality begin to blur in both extraordinary and astonishing ways, Delilah has to confront whether she has the power to rewrite her story. It's a tender and appealing romantic novel filled with humor, adventure, and magical relationships. Full of humor and witty commentary about life, Off The Page is a stand-alone novel as well as a companion to Between the Lines , and is perfect for readers looking for a fairytale ending.
Internationally bestselling author Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer team up to create a story about a girl who crosses the border between reality and fantasy in a perilous search for her own happy ending. Jodi Picoult is the author of eighteen novels, including the no. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. Visit her website at www. Samantha van Leer is a junior in high school, who conceived the idea for this book and pitched it to her mum while she was in the middle of a book tour.
Off the Page continues the story of Delilah and Oliver. A year-old teenager, bookworm and social outcast, Delilah, is obsessed with a fairy tale book about Prince Oliver called Between the Lines. No one can understand Delilah's obsession with a book written for kids. Delilah has a divorced mother and a punk-rocker best friend Jules, who is an outcast by her own choosing. Delilah feels caught between her erratic family life and her loneliness at school. She loves her over-protective mother dearly, but wishes for something more. She creates a vision of what her father must be like, as she has never known him.
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Sixteen-year-old Delilah, in retreat from her peer group, finds she can transport Prince Oliver from her favourite fairy story out of its pages into her real life. She has long adored him and he, released from the tedium of recreating his story every time the book is read, falls in grateful love with her. They have now followed this up with Off the Page , taking the story of Delilah and Oliver a stage further. Samantha Van Leer, still at high school when the first novel appeared, was well qualified to reproduce the snap and crackle of daily teenage point-scoring. Now a student at Vassar College, her memory remains sharp as Delilah continues to fight verbal battles with nasty class rival Allie McAndrews. Jodie Picoult, an established novelist, brings in her own more mature experience of how to craft a story.
From 1 New York Times bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and her daughter and co-writer, Samantha van Leer, comes Off The Page , a tender and appealing romantic YA novel filled with humor, adventure, and magical relationships. Sixteen-year-old Delilah is finally united with Oliver—a prince literally taken from the pages of a fairy tale. There are, however, complications now that Oliver has been able to enter the real world. In this multilayered universe, the line between what is on the page and what is possible is blurred, but all must be resolved for the characters to live happily ever after. Includes twelve full-color illustrations, and black-and-white decorations throughout.