TITLE: Sarah Dessen: 2011 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Sarah Dessen
EVENT DATE: 2011/09/24
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 43 minutes
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Sarah Dessen appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Sarah Dessen grew up in Chapel Hill, N.C., and attended UNC-Chapel Hill, graduating with highest honors in creative writing. She is the author of several novels, including "Someone Like You," "Just Listen" and "Along for the Ride." A motion picture based on her first two books, called "How to Deal," was released in 2003. She says, "I've been writing, in one way or another, for as long as I can remember." Her 10th and latest novel is "What Happened to Goodbye" (Viking).
SERIES: National Book Festival 2011