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Truth About Forever (Hardcover) (Sarah Dessen)

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A New York Times bestsellerExpect the unexpected. Macy’s got her whole summer carefully planned. But her plans didn’t include a job at Wish Catering. And they certainly didn’t include Wes. But Macy soon discovers that the things you expect least are sometimes the things you need most. ?Dessen gracefully balances comedy with tragedy and introduces a complex heroine worth getting to know.” ?Publishers WeeklyAlso by Sarah Dessen:Along for the RideDreamlandJust ListenKeeping the MoonLock and KeyThe Moon and MoreSomeone Like YouThat SummerThis LullabyWhat Happened to Goodbye

Macy's summer stretches before her, carefully planned and outlined. She will spend her days sitting at the library information desk. She will spend her evenings studying for the SATs. Spare time will be used to help her obsessive mother prepare for the big opening of the townhouse section of her luxury development.

But Macy's plans don't anticipate a surprising and chaotic job with Wish Catering, a motley crew of new friends, or . . . Wes. Tattooed, artistic, anything-but-expected Wes. He doesn't fit Macy's life at all&150so why does she feel so comfortable with him? So . . . happy? What is it about him that makes her let down her guard and finally talk about how much she misses her father, who died before her eyes the year before?

Sarah Dessen delivers a page-turning novel that carries readers on a roller coaster of denial, grief, comfort, and love as we watch a broken but resilient girl pick up the pieces of her life and fit them back together.

Number of Pages: 374
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Social Issues / Self-Esteem + Self-Reliance, Social Issues / Death + Dying, Family / Parents, Social Issues / Adolescence, Social Issues / Emotions + Feelings
Series Title: Teen's Top 10 (Awards)
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: Teen
Author: Sarah Dessen
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 2004
TCIN: 11949157
UPC: 9780670036394
Item Number (DPCI): 247-02-9969
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