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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He was abusive and wild curhm didn’t seem to care how much he hurt anybody and the way he treated Georgie and her mum was appaling. Habe ich alles nicht bekommen. LOVED this story about an unusual friendship!!
Yours hopefully, Georgie xxx. She seemed absolutely genuine and was true to herself always. I picked this book up as I really like both the cover and the title – they’re simple and fun.
The heartfelt exchange between these two very different people, a fourteen cuham old struggling to be free of a life filled with fear and restrictions and a middle aged woman lost in her grief, finding that solitude sometimes isn’t enough is what makes Dear Dylan a compelling read. Longing for something good to happen dead her life but when the true person behind the e-mails reveals herself she can’t hide it from herself any more.
Dear Dylan by Siobhan Curham
Oct 15, Laura Besley rated it really liked it. I thought this was an insightful book about adoptiongrieffirst love and domestic violence I also fell in love with the characters. The love interest, Jamie, was a caring and endearing guy who only wanted the best for Georgie. Books by Siobhan Curham. Dear Dylan is a very interesting and fascinating story about a 14 years old girl, depressed, troubled and miserable with her family problems.
Jul 01, Lauren rated it it was amazing Shelves: Feeling lonely she starts to email her favorite actor Dylan hoping desperately for someone who understands her. When she received the first few replies from him, I just wanted to reach into the page and shake her.
Dear Dylan Synopsis A first crush. It turned out that this was a fun book thanks to our main character, Georgie, but it also had quite a serious undertone too. The relationship she has with Nancy surprisingly works well. Nan short for Nancy has retreated from the limelight of acting on stage and in front of the cameras, spending her days trying to move on with loss of her husband reminiscing the good old days.
Siobhan’s voice is so warm and convincing that it took me straight back to being a teenager: In fact, there seems to be a discrepancy between the level of writing, edar age ground targeted, and the maturity siobgan the issues raised.
A dream come true. Sophie rated it it was amazing Nov 05, But in the faceless world of email all is not as it seems Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Siobhan Curham is an award-winning author, editorial consultant, motivational speaker and life coach.
Further more, I liked how Siobhan addressed abusive situations in Georgie’s life, as well as toxic friendships, because I feel like it leaves teens who are facing similar issues to not feel so alone.
Her emails are xear, thoughtful, amusing, insightful and frequently made me laugh and smile, as well as feel genuine empathy and compassion for her situation. Written by Siobhan Curham. Open Preview See a Problem? She was so helpful to Georgie and sounded so sincere that when she revealed herself I didn’t think that she wasn’t actually ‘her’. The story is entirely told edar a series of emails, recounting the life of year-old Georgie whose Summer holiday is just about to begin when she decides to write to her favorite TV actor, the young Dylan Curltand via his website.
Georgie is so happy that she begins to spill her everyday happenings to him and a warm correspondence begins, but one day a confession is made and the circumstances of Dylan Curtland’s emails come to light. I completely and utterly empathised with her.
The format of the story is a series of emails over a period of curgam months between Georgie and her e-mate. Georgie was a character I loved right away. Georgie writes to her hero Dylan and he starts ssiobhan reply. Write a customer review.
I really came to love both of the characters that emailed back and forth. Siobhan Curham’s book is full of emotions, with beautiful and unforgettable characters.
Siobhan Curham is a great writer, and the email format made me become that much more attached to the main characters. I think it just adds an interesting element to the story.
She seemed absolutely genuine and was true to herself always. Especially her siibhan Jamie. Samara rated it it was amazing Jun 14, When Georgie started going to the drama work-shop I couldn’t wait to see what happened.
At last she has siobjan who really gets her, someone who really wants to help! I simply loved this book!!! I mean, how can an author give us a good sense of character, setting and even romance just through emails back and forth between two people?!