Better Than Running at Night

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 263 pages
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Having removed the overly dramatic makeup of her solitary high school days, Ellie looks forward to recreating herself and her art. Arriving alone for winter session at the New England College of Art and Design, Ellie finds the ideal opportunity. In her first days she begins dirty dancing with the Devil. Then she makes out with him. A story about independence, trust, and boys.
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
26
Section 3
27
Section 4
40
Section 5
59
Section 6
63
Section 7
67
Section 8
76
Section 14
124
Section 15
128
Section 16
133
Section 17
136
Section 18
168
Section 19
171
Section 20
176
Section 21
212

Section 9
79
Section 10
81
Section 11
90
Section 12
98
Section 13
115
Section 22
227
Section 23
261
Section 24
265
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Hillary Frank is a freelance writer and illustrator. Her first novel, BETTER THAN RUNNING AT NIGHT, was named a 2003 Best Book for Young Adults by the American Library Association and a Top 10 First Youth Novel by Booklist. Her radio stories have aired on a variety of public radio programs, including This American Life, Morning Edition, Marketplace, Studio 360, and Chicago Matters. I CAN'T TELL YOU is her second illustrated novel for young adults.

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