[BOOKS] ⚣ Stay By Catherine Ryan Hyde – Heartforum.co.uk An unforgettable novel about the power of friendship and kindness by the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward In the summer of , fourteen year old Lucas Painter carries a huge weight on An unforgettable novel about the power of friendship and kindness by the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward In the summer of , fourteen year old Lucas Painter carries a huge weight on his shoulders His brother is fighting in Vietnam His embattled parents are locked in a never ending war And his best friend, Connor, is struggling with his own family issues To find relief from the chaos, Lucas takes long, meandering walks, and one day he veers into the woodsThere he discovers an isolated cabin and two huge dogs Frightened, he runs And the dogs run with him Lucas finds unusual peace in running with the dogs, and eventually he meets their owner, Zoe Dins Closed off and haunted by a tragic past, Zoe has given up She doesn t want to be saved She wants out But Lucas doesn t want her to go, and he sees an opportunity to bring than one friend back into the light It s either the best or worst idea he s ever had, but Lucas isn t giving up on Zoe or ConnorTheir unexpected connection might be the saving grace that Zoe thought she d lost, that Connor needs, and that Lucas has been running toward.
I am the author ofthan published and forthcoming books, including ALLIE AND BEA, SAY GOODBYE FOR NOW, LEAVING BLYTHE RIVER, ASK HIM WHY, WORTHY, THE LANGUAGE OF HOOFBEATS, TAKE ME WITH YOU, WHERE WE BELONG, WHEN I FOUND YOU, WALK ME HOME, SECOND HAND HEART, DON T LET ME GO, and WHEN YOU WERE OLDER I m an avid hiker, traveler, equestrian, and amateur photographer, and have released my first book of photos, DAYS OF GRATITUDE PHOTOS FROM A BEAUTIFUL WORLDI am co author, with fellow author and publishing industry blogger Anne R Allen, of HOW TO BE A WRITER IN THE E AGE A SELF HELP GUIDEMy novel PAY IT FORWARD was adapted into a major motion picture, chosen by the American Library Association for its Best Books for Young Adults list, and translated intothan languages for distribution in over countries The paperback was released in October by Pocket Books and quickly became a national bestseller Simon Schuster released PAY IT FORWARD YOUNG READERS EDITION in August of It is suitable for kids as young as eight A special Fifteenth Anniversary Edition of the original PAY IT FORWARD was released in December of You can learn muchabout me at catherineryanhyde.
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- Catherine Ryan Hyde
- 24 September 2019 Catherine Ryan Hyde