Between the Lines

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Hodder & Stoughton, Jul 5, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 384 pages
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Delilah knows it's weird, but she can't stop reading her favourite fairy tale. Other girls her age are dating and cheerleading. But then, other girls are popular. She loves the comfort of the happy ending, and knowing there will be no surprises. Until she gets the biggest surprise of all, when Prince Oliver looks out from the page and speaks to her. Now Delilah must decide: will she do as Oliver asks, and help him to break out of the book? Or is this her chance to escape into happily ever after? Read between the lines for total enchantment . . .

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What an intriguing plot line. - LibraryThing
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User Review  - akboyd11 - LibraryThing

This is a very interesting story about what the characters in our favorite books are doing when the book is closed, and how one of the characters is searching for a way out the book. Read full review

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User Review  - mlake - LibraryThing

I read this mostly to see what the authors would do at the end. Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Jodi Picoult grew up in Nesconset, New York. She received an A.B. in creative writing from Princeton and a master's degree in education from Harvard. Her previous novels include HOUSE RULES, NINETEEN MINUTES, and MY SISTER'S KEEPER. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children.

Jodi's UK website is and she can be found on Facebook and Twitter at and She also has a YouTube channel,

Samantha Van Leer is sixteen years old. She writes, sings and acts, and lives in New Hampshire with her parents and two older brothers.

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