Hello Now by Jenny ValentineGr. 9-12 Jude, a flat-out realist, hates living on the edge and starting anew. When Jude’s mother no longer has a job, and money gets tight, they move to a seaside community, where Jude feels incredibly alone. Understandably, she thinks love and magic are myths; however, her interest is piqued when Novo appears across the street, clad in head-to-toe black, yet spreading vibrant colors, love, and harmony to all who see him. Jude is transfixed, wondering who he is and why he is seemingly there just for her. [Read More]