Between the Lines

Between the Lines Cover

Between the Lines

By Jodi Picoult; Samantha Van Leer; Yvonne Gilbert (Illustrator)

Emily Bestler Books, Paperback, 9781451635812, 352pp.

Publication Date: June 25, 2013

In this delightful companion novel to "Off the Page," #1" New York Times "bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and her daughter and cowriter, Samantha van Leer, present the YA novel that started it all Filled with romance, adventure, and humor, the magic jumps off the page (literally) in a story you ll never forget.
What happens when happily ever after isn t?
Delilah is a bit of a loner who prefers spending her time in the school library with her head in a book one book in particular. "Between the Lines" may be a fairy tale, but it feels real. Prince Oliver is brave, adventurous, and loving. He really speaks to Delilah.
And then one day Oliver actually speaks to her. Turns out, Oliver is more than a one-dimensional storybook prince. He's a restless teen who feels trapped by his literary existence and hates that his entire life is predetermined. He's sure there's more for him out there in the real world, and Delilah might just be his key to freedom.
A romantic and charming story, this companion novel to "Off the Page" will make every reader believe in the fantastical power of fairy tales.

About the Author
Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-two novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Storyteller, Lone Wolf, Between the Lines, Sing You Home, House Rules, Handle with Care, Change of Heart, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister's Keeper. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children.

Samantha van Leer is a sophomore at Vassar College majoring in psychology with a minor in human development. She has four dogs: Alvin, Harvey, Dudley, and Oliver--for whom the prince in this story is named.

Diane Zahler is the author of "The Thirteenth Princess" and "A True Princess". Her books have been praised for their "delicious descriptions" ("Kirkus Reviews") and their "gratifying depth" ("Publishers Weekly"). Diane lives with her husband and dog in New York's Harlem Valley, in an old farmhouse held together by magic spells and duct tape.