Fixing Delilah by Sarah OcklerFixing Delilah by Sarah Ockler

Fixing Delilah

bySarah Ockler

Paperback | December 5, 2011

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Things in Delilah Hannaford's life have a tendency to fall apart. She used to be a good student, but she can't seem to keep it together anymore. Her "boyfriend" isn't much of a boyfriend. And her mother refuses to discuss the fight that divided their family eight years ago. Falling apart, it seems, is a Hannaford tradition.

Over a summer of new friendships, unexpected romance, and moments that test the complex bonds between mothers and daughters, Delilah must face her family's painful past. Can even her most shattered relationships be pieced back together again?

Sarah Ockler delivers a powerful story, rich with emotion and filled with family, love, and self-discovery.
Sarah Ockler is the author of the critically acclaimed novelTwenty Boy Summer. Unlike Delilah Hannaford, Sarah never cleaned gutters or painted fence posts as a teen, but shedidpull a summer of estate-sale duty at her late grandmother's house, complete with an economy-size jar of Saint Bernard ashes and a priceless antique creamer shap...
Title:Fixing DelilahFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:December 5, 2011Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316052086

ISBN - 13:9780316052085

Appropriate for ages: 12


Editorial Reviews

"[A] perfect fit for those seeking expressive writing, emotional depth, and lush, cinematic romance."-Booklist