The Moon and More
Dessen's devoted fans will welcome this story of romance, yearning and empowerment. Emaline has grown up happily in the quiet beach town of Colby, N.C. where she's been dating a handsome local boy, Luke, for four years. But now, in the summer before college, Emaline wonders if their “perfect” relationship is enough. Enter Theo, an ambitious outsider assisting on a documentary film about a reclusive local artist. He's sophisticated, exciting, and, best of all, he thinks Emaline is much too smart for Colby. She wants the moon and more, but how can Emaline balance where she comes from with where she's going?