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Along for the ride / a novel by Sarah Dessen.

Dessen, Sarah. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library FIC DES YA (Text) 39206020195507 Teen Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670011940 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0670011940 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 383 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, [2009]

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Summary, etc.:
When Auden impulsively goes to stay with her father, stepmother, and new baby sister the summer before she starts college, all the trauma of her parents' divorce is revived, even as she is making new friends and having new experiences such as learning to ride a bike and dating.
Target Audience Note:
750L Lexile
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Young adults.
Stepfamilies > Fiction.
Babies > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Dating (Social customs) > Fiction.
Divorce > Fiction.
Change > Fiction.
Stepfamilies > Juvenile fiction.
Infants > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Dating (Social customs) > Juvenile fiction.
Divorce > Juvenile fiction.
Change > Juvenile fiction.

Sarah Dessen is the author of thirteen novels, which include the New York Times bestsellers The Moon and MoreWhat Happened to GoodbyeAlong for the RideLock and KeyJust ListenThe Truth About Forever, and This Lullaby. Her first two books, That Summer and Someone Like You, were made into the movie How to Deal
Dessen’s books are frequently chosen for the Teens’ Top Ten list and the list of Best Fiction for Young Adults. They have been translated into twenty-five languages. Sarah Dessen is the recipient of the 2017 Margaret A. Edwards Award from the Young Adult division of the American Library Association.
Sarah Dessen graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with highest honors in creative writing. She lives in Chapel Hill with her husband, Jay, and their daughter, Sasha Clementine.
Visit Sarah at

Sarah Dessen is one of the most popular writers for young adults. She is the #1New York Times bestselling author of many novels, which have received numerous awards and rave reviews, and have sold more than seven million copies. She lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, with her husband, Jay, and their daughter, Sasha Clementine. Visit her online at

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