Heart on My Sleeve
While on a college visit, Chloe meets Julian, another prospective freshman, and infatuated, the two high school seniors begin a long-distance relationship. Chloe is thrilled that she'll have a boyfriend at college, although she doesn't know how to break the news to Eli, her best friend whom she's sort of dating.
As Chloe and Julian prepare to meet again, they must face the question of whether their relationship is based on who they really are or who they imagine each other to be.
Praise For Heart on My Sleeve…
"...teenage readers discovering Wittlinger for the first time, as I have, won't be able to get enough of her."
LINDA NEWBERY, author of The Shell House.
"Wittlinger's novel - about genuinely connecting, not just communicating - will hook readers, both with its lovestruck but thoughtful main characters and with its realistic-looking but easy-to-follow layout of e-mails, instant messages, and handwritten letters flying back and forth among the protagonists and their friends and family."
THE HORN BOOK
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 9780689849992, 240pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2006