Somewhere Between Here and There

Somewhere Between Here and There

by Jason Gilmore
     
 
Somewhere Between Here and There is the story of Corey Oakley and Melissa Forrester, headstrong teenagers who meet and bond over their desire to escape life in mid-1990s Toledo, Ohio, where twin traps of violence or complacency await them at every turn. As Jason Gilmore chronicles the mercurial but genuine progression of their unlikely friendship across colleges,

Overview

Somewhere Between Here and There is the story of Corey Oakley and Melissa Forrester, headstrong teenagers who meet and bond over their desire to escape life in mid-1990s Toledo, Ohio, where twin traps of violence or complacency await them at every turn. As Jason Gilmore chronicles the mercurial but genuine progression of their unlikely friendship across colleges, states and relationships, he creates an engaging portrait of religion, sex, ambition, loyalty, adulthood and the cost of dreams. Somewhere Between Here and There is one of the most dazzling coming-of-age novels to emerge in recent American literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781478212256
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
09/30/2012
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.72(d)

Meet the Author

Jason Gilmore was born and raised on the west side of Toledo, Ohio and educated at the University of Pittsburgh. His writing has appeared in Gadfly, at Turner Classic Movies' MovieMorlocks.com and VH-1's HipHopHonors.com. His short films have aired on national television and at numerous film festivals. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.

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