Don't Let Me Go

  • by Catherine Ryan Hyde
  • Narrated by Chris Chappell, Cassandra Morris
  • 11 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Former Broadway dancer and current agoraphobic Billy Shine has not set foot outside his apartment in almost a decade. He has glimpsed his neighbors - beautiful manicurist Rayleen, lonely old Ms. Hinman, bigoted and angry Mr. Lafferty, kind-hearted Felipe, and nine-year-old Grace and her former addict mother Eileen. But most of them have never seen Billy. Not until Grace begins to sit outside on the building's front stoop for hours every day, inches from Billy's patio. Troubled by this change in the natural order, Billy makes it far enough out onto his porch to ask Grace why she doesn't sit inside where it's safe. Her answer: "If I sit inside, then nobody will know I'm in trouble. And then nobody will help me." Her answer changes everything.
By the best-selling author of When You Were Older and Pay It Forward, Don't Let Me Go is the heart-breaking, funny, and life-affirming story of a building full of loners and misfits who come together to help a little girl survive - and thrive - against all odds.


What the Critics Say

"An excellent read." (New Books Review)
"Original and wonderful." (The Sun)
"Catherine Ryan Hyde at her utter best." (ChickLit Reviews)


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Customer Reviews

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This is a really great book!

I really enjoyed this story because it was engaging, heart-warming! The was nothing missing - it was fulfilling!
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- Edgar

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-02-2015
  • Publisher: Audible Studios