In Case You Missed It

In Case You Missed It

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Sometimes the only way to find yourself is to lose your privacy.
Sammy Wallach has epic plans for the end of junior year over: Sneak out to the city to see her favorite band. Get crush-worthy Jamie Moss to ask her to prom. Rock all exams (APs and driver's). With a few white lies, some killer flirting, and tons of practice, Sammy's got things covered. That is, until the bank her dad works for is attacked by hacktivists who manage to steal everything in the Wallach family's private cloud, including Sammy's entire digital life. Literally the whole world has access to her emails, texts, photos, and, worst of all, journal. Life. Is. Over. Now Sammy's best friends are furious about things she wrote, Jamie thinks she's desperate, and she can barely show her face at school. Plus, her parents know all the rules she broke. But Sammy's not the only one with secrets -- her family has a few of its own that could change everything. And while the truth might set you free, no one said it was going to be painless. Or in Sammy's case, private.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 132 x 201 x 18mm | 259g
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 1338160656
  • 9781338160659
  • 1,381,971

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Praise for Sarah Darer Littman In Case You Missed It
Littman crafts an unnerving cautionary tale about misplaced digital trust and illusions of privacy. --Publishers Weekly An unexpectedly layered story of slow awakening and redemption. --Kirkus Backlash
Littman pens a raw, frighteningly realistic, and absorbing look at cyberbullying and the damaging effects of airing private trauma in a public forum. --Publishers Weekly This is a powerful and credible story --Booklist Want to Go Private?
A bold investigation of a potentially lethal, if common, mixture for teen girls: emotional immaturity, technology and emerging sexuality. --Los Angeles Times Littman pens a harrowing cautionary tale about the dangers that lurk online. --Publishers Weekly This book is a compelling, if not disturbing, read. --School Library Journal
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About Sarah Darer Littman

Sarah Darer Littman is the critically acclaimed author of Backlash; Want to Go Private?; Anything But Okay; In Case You Missed It; Life, After; and Purge. She is also an award-winning news columnist and teaches writing at Western Connecticut State University and with the Yale Writers' Conference. Sarah lives in Connecticut with her family, in a house that never seems to have enough bookshelves. You can visit her online at sarahdarerlittman.com.
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1,171 ratings
3.72 out of 5 stars
5 29% (340)
4 30% (356)
3 28% (325)
2 9% (111)
1 3% (39)
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