As Many Nows as I Can Get
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As Many Nows as I Can Get

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In one impulsive moment the summer before they leave for college, overachievers Scarlett and David plunge into an irresistible swirl of romance, particle physics, and questionable decisions. Told in non-linear, vivid first-person chapters, As Many Nows as I Can Get is the story of a grounded girl who's pulled into a lightning-strike romance with an electric-charged boy, and the enormity of the aftermath. Cerebral, accessible, bold, and unconventionally romantic, this is a powerful debut about grief, guilt, and reconciling who you think you need to be with the person you've been all along.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 300 pages
  • 148 x 216 x 36mm | 534g
  • Dial Books for Young Readers,US
  • United States
  • English
  • 0525553851
  • 9780525553854
  • 14,576

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"A daring, inventive story about love and loss and longing, reminding us that every choice can be a new chance. A dazzling, not-to-be-missed debut." --Kathleen Glasgow, author of Girl in Pieces "This heartbreaking, exquisitely crafted story captures the moments of intersection between choice and regret, the circular nature of grief, and everything that is nuanced about being a person." --Estelle Laure, author of This Raging Light

"Real relationships, timeless loss, and a story you won't forget." --Huntley Fitzpatrick, author of My Life Next Door

"Grief, addiction, first loves, and traveling an unplanned road are among the many themes explored in this debut novel. . . . Heartfelt yet often sardonic . . . deeply authentic . . . [and] marvelously complex . . . [A] smart, poignant story that serious teen readers shouldn't miss." --Kirkus (starred review)

"A complex, compassionately written love story." --Publishers Weekly

"Mystery . . . Heartbreak . . . Hope . . . Readers will not be able to put this one down." --SLJ
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About Shana Youngdahl

Shana Youngdahl is a poet and author who teaches writing at the University of Maine at Farmington and directs the Longfellow Young Writers' Workshop. One of her greatest joys is helping people embrace the stories they need to tell. Shana lives with her husband, two daughters, and two cats in Maine. As Many Nows as I Can Get is her debut novel.
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24 ratings
4.66 out of 5 stars
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4 12% (3)
3 4% (1)
2 4% (1)
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