To Night Owl from Dogfish




      To Night Owl from Dogfish
From two extraordinary authors comes a moving, exuberant, laugh out loud novel about friendship and family, told entirely in emails and letters.Avery Bloom, who s bookish, intense, and afraid of many things, particularly deep water, lives in New York City Bett Devlin, who s fearless, outgoing, and loves all animals as well as the ocean, lives in California What they have in common is that they are both twelve years old, and are both being raised by single, gay dads.When their dads fall in love, Bett and Avery are sent, against their will, to the same sleepaway camp Their dads hope that they will find common ground and become friends and possibly, one day, even sisters But things soon go off the rails for the girls and for their dads too , and they find themselves on a summer adventure that neither of them could have predicted Now that they can t imagine life without each other, will the two girls who sometimes call themselves Night Owl and Dogfish figure out a way to be a family Free Download Kindle ePUB To Night Owl from Dogfish Author Holly Goldberg Sloan – heartforum.co.uk

Holly Goldberg Sloan was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and spent her childhood living in California, the Netherlands, Istanbul, Washington, DC, and Oregon where she graduated from high school She wrote the screenplay for Angels in the Outfield and directed The Big Green, as well as a number of other successful family feature films The mother of two sons, Holly lives with her husband the writer illustrator Gary Rosen in Santa Monica, California I ll Be There was her debut novel Her next book, Counting By 7s, wass best novel of the year for middle grade Her book Just Call My Name is a follow up to I ll Be There and takes place several months after the ending of the first novel Appleblossom the Possum was written by Sloan and Illustrated by Rosen and comes out of Sloan s love for Charlotte s Web Her next novel will be published in January of 2017 from Dial Penguin Random House.


      To Night Owl from Dogfish
 By Holly Goldberg Sloan IBN : 0525553231 Format : Hardcover – heartforum.co.uk
  • Hardcover
  • 304 pages
  • To Night Owl from Dogfish
  • Holly Goldberg Sloan
  • 02 July 2018
  • 0525553231

10 thoughts on “ To Night Owl from Dogfish

  1. Cece (ProblemsOfaBookNerd) says:

    This was the absolute perfect Parent Trap story I demand a movie My soul is healed and I m so, so pleased this book exists.

  2. Hannah Greendale says:

    An epistolary retelling of The Parent Trap with modern flair Adventurous Bett Devlin and overcautious Avery Bloom have no interest in being friends, but their dads have fallen in love and are sending them to the same summer camp to get to know one another Bett and Avery reluctantly unite to keep their dads apart and, before long, their exchanges glimmer with the first inklings of friendship A humorous and heartwarming tale of sisterhood, adventure, and finding family in unexpected places A v An epistolary retelling of The Parent Trap with modern flair Adventurous Bett Devlin and overcautious Avery Bloom have no interest in being friends, but their ...

  3. Kari Ann Sweeney says:

    I was sitting in the parking lot with kids 3 4 waiting on 2 when my 9 year old daughter asked What s that book about After a brief description she said, Mom that book was MADE.FOR.ME It s sort of like Parent Trap with gay Dad s but with emails and letters Will you PLEASE read it aloud to me How could I say no Over the last couple of weeks we ve spent sunrise mornings and sunset evenings reading it together I have cherished this time together slowing down, unplugging and gett I was sitting in the parking lot with kids 3 4 waiting on 2 when my 9 year old daughter asked What s that book about After a brief description she said, Mom that book was MADE.FOR.ME It s sort of like Parent Trap with gay Dad s but with emails and letters Will you PLEASE read it aloud to me How could I say no Over the last couple of weeks we ve spent sunrise mornings and sunset evenings reading it together I have cherished this time together slowing down, unplugging and ge...

  4. Malanie says:

    You and I are now the Romeo and Juliet of friendship Only we re the Juliet and Juliet I have to admit, at first I wasn t interested in this book at all because even though The Parent Trap is goodit s not I would love to read a retelling good This book wasn t perfect for me, mostly because I was expecting something less stressful In fact, I was counting on the gentlest, SOFTEST story ever told That wasn t what this was But if you want a story about friendshi...

  5. Kiera says:

    This book was so fun It is written in emails sent between the two characters, which was really fun This book was so enjoyable and different.The two girls Better and Avery are as different as can be but they f...

  6. Faye* says:

    3.5 starsThis is a very sweet middle grade book about friendship, family, and relationships in general I had fun listening to it and for once, I actually did enjoy a full cast too many voices usually make me a bit crazy, I prefer one single narrator for the whole book view spoiler I was sad, though, that Sam and Marlow did not end up together I mean I guess the moral of the story is that you can t manipulate people into being together just because it serves your own interests but really, t 3.5 starsThis is a very sweet middle grade book about friendship, family, and relationships in general I had fun listening to it and for once, I actua...

  7. Sally Stieglitz says:

    To Night Owl from Dogfish by Holly Goldberg Sloan and Meg Wolitzer is a delight Entirely through emails and letters those proto email communications , the reader is introduced two tween girls, Bett Devlin from California, a sporty animal loving free spirit, and Avery Bloom, a nerdy and neurotic New Yorker, when their impetuous gay dads decide, after a ...

  8. Nikki (Saturday Nite Reader) says:

    Audibook Review4.5 stars rounded upTotal Parent Trap vibes, but obviously not the exact storyline If you are a fan of the original movie you will start singing Let s Get Together yeah, yeah, yeah to yourself quite often, or at least I did Bett and Avery s Dads are dating to their shock and dismay To get them to bond, the dads are sending them off to summer camp Boy are they unhappy they are the complete opposites with nothing in common and do not want to be forced to be friends, wors Audibook Review4.5 stars rounded upTotal Parent Trap vibes, but obviously not the exact storyline If you are a fan of the original movie you will start singing Let s Get Together yeah, yeah, yeah to yourself quite often, or at least I did Bett and Avery s Dads are dating to their shock and dismay To get them to bond, the dads are sending them off to summer camp Boy are they unhappy they are the complete opposites with nothing in common and do not want to be forced to be friends, worst of all sisters Their communications over email are hilarious and they will eventually get used to each other when all goes to heck What type of shenanigans will they find themselves in What life lessons will they learn Give it a go and find out The story is told over a series of emails a...

  9. Kate ☀️ Olson says:

    LOVED IT

  10. Chance Lee says:

    This epistolary novel from two authors I ve never read before tells the story of two young girls, Avery and Bett, who reluctantly become friends and are then put into a situation where they have to fight for that friendship From reading the blurb, I expected the whole book to take place at summer camp, but the plot moves muchquickly than I thought it would and takes many surprising turns Even though the story is primarily told through the girls point of view, we get many richly detailed This epistolary novel from two authors I ve never read before tells the story of two young girls, Avery and Bett, who reluctantly become friends and are then put into a situation where they have to fight for that friendship From reading the blurb, I expected the whole b...

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