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Amy Giles

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Amy Giles is a young adult author. She lives on an Island that is Long with her husband, two daughters, and rescue dog.


Praise for NOW IS EVERYTHING

“Powerful and haunting, Now Is Everything explores the complexities of family and abuse, as we follow one girl on her courageous journey to choose love over hate and hope over fear.” —Amber Smith, New York Times bestselling author of The Way I Used to Be

“Hadley is living the hidden, complex life that so many young people know - a teenager trapped inside her dysfunctional family. This beautiful and sad book will push you toward an unexpected conclusion. You won’t be able to put this novel down.” —Peter Brown Hoffmeister, author of Too Shattered For Mending

“An incredibly powerful and moving debut t
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Average rating: 4.24 · 1,247 ratings · 280 reviews · 2 distinct works
Now Is Everything

4.25 avg rating — 1,151 ratings — published 2017 — 9 editions
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That Night

4.05 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
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That Night by Amy Giles
"This is not a book about shootings. It is a story about overcoming grief and tragedy and learning to be "normal" and "happy" again. Jess and Lucas have two things in common: they were at the Balcony that night and they both lost their older brothe..." Read more of this review »
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In Sight of Stars by Gae Polisner
In Sight of Stars
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"I loved how this showed how two people that survived an event can learn to love and try to move on. I will say for the longest time I thought that her friend had died as well as her brother. But the more you read the more you understand where her..." Read more of this review »
That Night by Amy Giles
"I, like so many other people, have the world's most unfortunate party trick: I get to say that I have PTSD. Oh, wait, that's not a party trick, it's a travesty? Oh well. Either way, I still have PTSD and a piece of birthday cake.

Because of this su..." Read more of this review »
That Night by Amy Giles
"“That Night” is a sadly beautiful examination of the fallout of a mass shooting and the echoing effect it has not only on the witnesses who were there, but the entirety of the community it happens within. This novel is both timely and important—in..." Read more of this review »
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See All the Stars by Kit Frick
See All the Stars
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The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy by Mackenzi Lee
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How to Make Friends with the Dark by Kathleen Glasgow
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The Last to Let Go by Amber   Smith
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The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
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“Life is either about moving forward or looking back. We’re moving forward again, but we’ll never forget what’s back there behind us.”
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“We live our lives like survivors, weaker in some places, but stronger in others. Scarred, but healing.”
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