This Song Will Save Your Life (Compact Disc)

By Leila Sales, Rebecca Lowman (Read by)
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Staff Reviews

Elisa has always taken on all-encompassing projects. This time, it’s all about fitting in at school – and she fails miserably. But she stumbles into an underground nightclub, finds people who accept her, and a passion for DJ-ing. Poignant and honest, this is about finding out who you are, who you can be – and the power of music. (Angela)


Making friends has never been Elise Dembowski's strong suit. All throughout her life, she's been the butt of every joke and the outsider in every conversation. When a final attempt at popularity fails, Elise nearly gives up. Then she stumbles upon a warehouse party where she meets Vicky, a girl in a band who accepts her; Char, a cute, yet mysterious disc jockey; Pippa, a carefree spirit from England; and most importantly, a love for DJing.
Told in a refreshingly genuine and laugh-out-loud funny voice, Leila Sales' THIS SONG WILL SAVE YOUR LIFE is an exuberant novel about identity, friendship, and the power of music to bring people together.
Includes a PDF playlist of recommended music.

About the Author

Leila Sales is the author of the novels "Mostly Good Girls" and "Past Perfect. "She grew up outside of Boston, Massachusetts, and graduated with a degree in psychology from the University of Chicago. Much like the characters in "This Song Will Save Your Life", Leila regularly stays up too late and listens to music too loud. When she's not writing, she spends her time thinking about sleeping, kittens, chocolate, and the meaning of life. But mostly chocolate. Leila lives and writes in Brooklyn, New York, and works in children's book publishing.

Rebecca Lowman is an actress and audiobook narrator who has won eight AudioFile Earphones Awards. She has starred in numerous television shows, including "Law & Order", "Big Love", "NCIS", and "Grey s Anatomy", among many others. She earned her MFA from Columbia University.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780553395815
ISBN-10: 0553395815
Publisher: Listening Library
Publication Date: July 8th, 2014
Pages: 7
Language: English