Keep Her: A Novel by Leora KrygierKeep Her: A Novel by Leora Krygier

Keep Her: A Novel

byLeora Krygier

Paperback | September 6, 2016

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Destiny doesn't factor into seventeen-year-old adoptee Maddie's rational world, where numbers and scientific probability have always proven to be the only things she can count on as safe and reliable. Still, Maddie is also an artist who draws on instinct and intuition to create the collages she makes from photographs and the castoff scraps she saves. But when her brother falls in with a Los Angeles street gang, Maddie loses her ability to create art. Then fate deals Maddie a card she can't ignore: Aiden, a young filmmaker she meets when a water main bursts inside a camera store. Aiden is haunted by the death of his younger brother, and a life-changing decision he must now make-whether or not to keep his baby daughter. Caught in a whirlpool of love and loss, Maddie and Aiden find that art and numbers, a mission to save endangered whales, and a worn-out copy ofMoby Dickall collide to heal and save them both.
Leora Krygier is the author ofWhen She Sleeps(Toby Press) a New York Public Library Selection for "Best Books for the Teen Age," and about whichNewsweekraved, "Krygier's luminous prose transports the reader." She is also a former Los Angeles Superior Court judge and the author ofJuvenile Court: A Judge's Guide for Young Adults and thei...
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Title:Keep Her: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:264 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:September 6, 2016Publisher:She Writes PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1631521438

ISBN - 13:9781631521430

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"Refreshingly honest."—Buzzfeed"Fans of meant-to-be romance stories will not be disappointed."—VOYA"Leora Krygier weaves an eloquent story about two star-crossed lovers. I absolutely loved this heartbreaking but uplifting tale."—Linda Schreyer, author of Tears and Tequila"A riveting, complex tale of adventure and love. Maddie and Aiden, both unmoored by loss, make their way—together."— Sarah Lamstein, author of Hunger Moon"A flood, a drought and saving endangered ocean animals are gently woven into Leora Krygier's new novel, Keep Her—a beautifully told tale of Maddie and Aiden, who discover themselves while navigating the magical world of meant-to-be love."—Jackie Hirtz, Co-author of Lola Zola and the Lemonade Crush—Teen Reads"This compelling fall book will have readers glued to the page and rooting for Maddie along the way."—SheKnows"An outstanding adventure about teenagers who heal through love and shared passions, Keep Her will leave you mesmerized until the last word is furiously devoured by your heart. Oh, and whale lovers, you'll want in on this one."—Bookstr"This vibrantly dazzling literary cocktail on the restorative powers of love will leave ever reader's heart renewed this Fall."—Popsugar