Together at Midnight by Jennifer Castle audiobook

Together at Midnight

By Jennifer Castle
Read by Arielle DeLisle  and James Fouhey

HarperCollins 9780062250513
6.80 Hours Unabridged
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Combining the emotional deftness of Sarah Dessen with the magical spark of New York City in wintertime, this affecting novel will inspire readers to pay closer attention to the world around them. What does it really mean to be kind . . . and why does it sometimes feel like the hardest thing in the world to do? High school senior Kendall, who just returned from a life-changing semester in Europe, and Max, who is drifting his way through a gap year before college, struggle with these questions when they witness a tragic accident in New York City during the holiday season. Racked with guilt, the two accept a dare to perform random acts of kindness to strangers. The challenge pulls these two teens, who have a history together from back home, closer and closer as they explore a vibrant city filled with other people’s stories and secrets. Kendall and Max can’t deny their growing bond, even though they both have other romantic entanglements and uncertain futures. As the clock counts down on New Year’s Eve, will they find themselves together at midnight? Jennifer Castle’s latest novel is a romantic, thought-provoking tale of human connection and how we find—and make—our place in the world.

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Summary

Summary

Combining the emotional deftness of Sarah Dessen with the magical spark of New York City in wintertime, this affecting novel will inspire readers to pay closer attention to the world around them.

What does it really mean to be kind . . . and why does it sometimes feel like the hardest thing in the world to do?

High school senior Kendall, who just returned from a life-changing semester in Europe, and Max, who is drifting his way through a gap year before college, struggle with these questions when they witness a tragic accident in New York City during the holiday season.

Racked with guilt, the two accept a dare to perform random acts of kindness to strangers. The challenge pulls these two teens, who have a history together from back home, closer and closer as they explore a vibrant city filled with other people’s stories and secrets.

Kendall and Max can’t deny their growing bond, even though they both have other romantic entanglements and uncertain futures. As the clock counts down on New Year’s Eve, will they find themselves together at midnight?

Jennifer Castle’s latest novel is a romantic, thought-provoking tale of human connection and how we find—and make—our place in the world.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Castle expands the story from a feel-good romance into a reflection on what makes us human.” Publishers Weekly
“A heartwarming, tender, and wistful look at the power of goodwill.” Booklist
“Two teens take on a challenge to perform meaningful acts of kindness after witnessing an accident on the streets of New York City…Castle’s easy prose alternates between their perspectives and is interspersed with brief, poignant insights from the strangers they help along the way.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Jennifer Castle

Author Bio: Jennifer Castle

Jennifer Castle received her BA in Creative Writing at Brown University and worked as a celebrity publicist’s assistant, an advertising copywriter, and a struggling screenwriter before falling into a niche producing websites for kids and teens. Her first novel, The Beginning of After was a 2012 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults selection as well as a Chicago Public Library “Best of the Best” book. She lives in New York’s Hudson Valley with her husband and two daughters.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Romance
Runtime: 6.80
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English