Since You Left Me (Hardcover)

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For Sanskrit Aaron Zuckerman, it isn’t easy to believe. Especially when all the people you care about leave.
 
His dad left after the divorce. The love of his life left in second grade. His best friend in Jewish school found God and practically left the planet. Now his yoga-teacher mom is falling in love with her spiritual guru, and she’s threatening to leave, too.
 
In a desperate attempt to keep his family together, Sanskrit tells just one small lie. And for a while it seems to be working. Because people start coming back. Sanskrit might even get the family he always wanted.
 
There’s just one little thing in his way. The truth.
 
Against the setting of modern-day Los Angeles, YA author Allen Zadoff presents a funny and heartbreaking novel about the search for love—and meaning—in a world where everyone is looking for something to hang on to.

About the Author


Allen Zadoff is the author of several acclaimed novels, including "Food, Girls, and Other Things I Can t Have", winner of the Sid Fleischman Humor Award and a YALSA Popular Paperback for Young Adults. He is a graduate of Cornell University and the Harvard University Institute for Advanced Theater Training. His training as a super spy, however, has yet to be verified.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781606842966
ISBN-10: 160684296X
Publisher: Egmontusa
Publication Date: August 28th, 2012
Pages: 314
Language: English