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I've published books for teachers and children, and now my first novel for teens, Flyaway, is on its way from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.


Available now from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Flyaway

Fifteen-year-old Stevie Calhoun is used to taking care of herself. But one night, her mom, who works as an exotic dancer in a downtown Seattle nightclub, never comes home.

That's the night Stevie's life turns upside down. (MORE)

Now available in paperback!

Flyaway by Helen Landalf




"Flyaway is so good I read it in one sitting. I had intended to set it aside for later, but I read the first sentence, and then the next, and by then it was too late; I was hooked!"
—Han Nolan, National Book Award winner














 
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