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Catherine Ryan Hyde is the author of 11 published and forthcoming books, including the story collection Earthquake Weather, and the novels Funerals for Horses, Pay it Forward, Electric God, and Walter's Purple Heart. Pay It Forward was adapted into a major motion picture, chosen by the American Library Association for its Best Books for Young Adults list, and translated into more than 20 languages for distribution in over 30 countries. The paperback was released in October 2000 by Pocket Books and quickly became a national bestseller.

Genres: Literary Fiction, General Fiction, Historical, Romance
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The Richard and Judy Best Read of the Year Best Book nominee (2007) : Love in the Present Tense

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Giving Up on Ordinary (1997)
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"Isla Dewar is a warmhearted and gifted storyteller."
Everything We Ever Wanted (2010)
Sara Shepard
"Wonderfully complex and human, very, very difficult to put down."
Purple Daze (2011)
Sherry Shahan
"A raw and stunning portrait of the 60's. For those who lived them, Purple Daze will bring your past to life. For those who didn't, this story will make you feel as though you did."
The Downside of Being Charlie (2012)
Jenny Torres Sanchez
"Raw, Heartfelt, and searingly honest. A must-read."

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