This month author Sarah Dessen releases her latest contemporary YA novel, What Happened to Goodbye. Dessen is known for her emotionally gripping tales and this month she tackles what happens when the desire to make yourself over goes too far.
In the story, high school senior Mclean's life has been a series of goodbyes since she moved in with her divorced dad. As they've gone from town to town, Mclean has reinvented herself each time. And by the time they get to Lakeview, Mclean is so good at the process, she's not even sure who she really is anymore. Will Lakeview be the place that she finally feels free to be the real Mclean?
You can find out if Mclean will be able to re-discover herself when What Happened to Goodbye hits stores today, or enter to win your own copy by leaving a comment below about how you'd make yourself over if you moved to a new town!
And speaking of moving around, don't miss your chance to catch Sarah Dessen as she travels across the country on her book tour that runs from today through August 3rd. To see if Sarah Dessen will be stopping at a location near you, check out her tour schedule.
GIVEAWAY ALERT: Five lucky readers will win a copy of What Happened to Goodbye. To enter leave a comment on this blog about how you would make yourself over if you were heading to a new town. Alternatively, you can email your comment and US mailing address here with the subject line “Sarah Dessen's What Happened to Goodbye Giveaway.” The winners will be announced on May 20!