Rachel Cohn, David Levithan - Author

About the Author

David Levithan won the Lambda Literary Award for his debut novel Boy Meets Boy, but is probably best known for his collaborations with John Green (Will Grayson, Will Grayson) and Rachel Cohn (Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, which was also made into a movie). As well as being a New York Times best-selling author, David is also a highly respected children's book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children's literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York. Rachel Cohn was born in Maryland, but later moved to New York. Her first novel, Gingerbread, was published in 2002. Since then she has gone on to write many other successful YA and children's books, several in collaboration with David Levithan. She now lives and writes in Los Angeles, assisted by two very cool cats.

Featured books by Rachel Cohn, David Levithan

The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily

The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/10/2016

Glorious new collaboration from the New York Times bestselling authors of Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist. Dash and Lily have been dating for nearly a year, but when Lily's beloved grandfather falls ill, the repercussions take their toll on everyone. Even though they are still together, somehow the magic has gone out of their relationship and it's clear that Lily has fallen out of love with life. Action must be taken! Dash teams up with Lily's brother and a host of their friends, who have just twelve days to get Lily's groove back in time for Christmas. Look out for David's other books: Every Day, Another Day, Marly's Ghost, Two Boys Kissing, How They Met and Other Stories, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, and Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List. David is the New York Times best-selling author of Boy Meets Boy and Marly's Ghost. While among his many collaborations are Will Grayson, Will Grayson with Fault in Our Stars author John Green, and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist with Rachel Cohn, which became a major film. Tiny Cooper from Will Grayson, Will Grayson, now has his own novel: Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story. David is also a highly respected children's book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children's literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York. Rachel Cohn was born in Maryland, but later moved to New York. Her first novel, Gingerbread, was published in 2002. Since then she has gone on to write many other successful YA and children's books, several in collaboration with David Levithan. She now lives and writes in Los Angeles, assisted by two very cool cats.

Other books by Rachel Cohn, David Levithan

Sam & Ilsa's Last Hurrah

Sam & Ilsa's Last Hurrah

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 10/04/2018

The New York Times Bestselling duo behind Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist and The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily return with twins out to throw the party of a lifetime--or at least the best party of high school!Siblings Sam and Ilsa Kehlmann have spent most of their high school years throwing parties for their friends--and now they've prepared their final blowout, just before graduation.The rules are simple: each twin gets to invite three guests, and the other twin doesn't know who's coming until the partiers show up at the door. With Sam and Ilsa, the sibling revelry is always tempered with a large dose of sibling rivalry, and tonight is no exception.One night. One apartment. Eight people. What could possibly go wrong? Oh, we all know the answer is plenty. But plenty also goes right, as well...in rather surprising ways.

Sam and Ilsa's Last Hurrah

Sam and Ilsa's Last Hurrah

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/04/2018

Sam and Ilsa Kehlmann have spent most of their high school years throwing dinner parties, and now they've prepared their final blowout, just before graduation. The rules for the twins are simple: they each get to invite three guests, and the other twin doesn't know who's coming until the guests show up at the door. With Sam and Ilsa, the sibling revelry is always tempered with a large dose of sibling rivalry, and tonight is no exception. One night. One apartment. Eight people. What could possibly go wrong? Oh, we all know the answer is plenty. But plenty also goes right - in rather surprising ways.

Twelve Days of Dash & Lily

Twelve Days of Dash & Lily

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 18/10/2016

A 2016 Zoella Book Club Pick!New York Times bestselling authors Rachel Cohn and David Levithan are back together with a life-affirming new holiday romance starring Dash and Lily of Dash & Lily's Book of Dares!   Dash and Lily have had a tough year since readers watched the couple fall in love in Dash & Lily's Book of Dares. Lily's beloved grandfather suffered a heart attack, and his difficult road to recovery has taken a major toll on her typically sunny disposition. Lily's spark has dimmed so much that Langston, her brother, has put aside his grudge against Dash to team up and remind Lily what there is to love about life.   With only twelve days left until Christmas—Lily's favorite time of the year—Dash, Langston, and their friends take Manhattan by storm to help Lily recapture the holiday spirit of New York City in December, a time and place unlike anywhere else in the world. Told in alternating chapters, The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily is bound to be a Christmas favorite for seasons to come.   ';Cohn and Levithan write with verve and plenty of wry comedy. . . . Intriguing characters and splendid writing.' —Kirkus Reviews ';Peppered with sharp banter and up-to-the-minute New York City references. . . . A full-fledged rom-com.' —Publishers Weekly ';Hilarious and heartfelt . . . [captures] the emotions of teen love, along with the hilarity of young adult life.' —School Library Journal

The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily

The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 06/10/2016

Glorious new collaboration from the New York Times bestselling authors of Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist. Dash and Lily have been dating for nearly a year, but when Lily's beloved grandfather falls ill, the repercussions take their toll on everyone. Even though they are still together, somehow the magic has gone out of their relationship and it's clear that Lily has fallen out of love with life. Action must be taken! Dash teams up with Lily's brother and a host of their friends, who have just twelve days to get Lily's groove back in time for Christmas. Look out for David's other books: Every Day, Another Day, Marly's Ghost, Two Boys Kissing, How They Met and Other Stories, Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, and Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List. David is the New York Times best-selling author of Boy Meets Boy and Marly's Ghost. While among his many collaborations are Will Grayson, Will Grayson with Fault in Our Stars author John Green, and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist with Rachel Cohn, which became a major film. Tiny Cooper from Will Grayson, Will Grayson, now has his own novel: Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story. David is also a highly respected children's book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children's literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York. Rachel Cohn was born in Maryland, but later moved to New York. Her first novel, Gingerbread, was published in 2002. Since then she has gone on to write many other successful YA and children's books, several in collaboration with David Levithan. She now lives and writes in Los Angeles, assisted by two very cool cats.

Dash, Lily si Cartea Provocarilor

Dash, Lily si Cartea Provocarilor

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 11/02/2016

Ce ai face daca ai gasi o carte ce te-ar provoca la un joc de-a v-ati ascunselea cu indicii? Ai accepta provocarea sau ai pune cartea inapoi in raft?Lily a lA sat n raftul librA riei preferate din New York un jurnal plin de provocA ri, care aE teaptA sA fie gA sit de bA iatul potrivi. Acesta este Dash, un adolescent n vrstA de 17 ani, pasionat de cA rE i E i cu o repulsie nemA rginitA faE A de tot ce nseamnA sA rbA toarea CrA ciunului. El acceptA regulile jocului fetei. Dar sunt ei fA cuE i unul pentru celA lalt? DeE i par a se potrivi perfect n ceea ce priveE te exprimarea n scris, ntlnirile lor nu sunt lipsite de surprize E i le pun n pericol relaE ia ncA dinainte ca aceasta sA se nfiripe.Rachel Cohn E i David Levithan au scris o poveste de dragoste care i va face pe tineri sA scotoceascA prin rafturile librA riilor, cA utnd E i tnjind dupA o iubire (E i un jurnal) care sA fie numai a lor."e;Cititorii vor fi ncntaE i de limbajul spumos E i de rA sturnA rile amuzante de situaE ie."e; Publishers Weekly"e;SimE eam nevoia sA -i absorb numele, n timp ce clA titele absorbeau untul E i siropul. Abia dacA -mi mai aminteam cum arA ta; imaginea lui era nconjuratA de o pclA de culoarea E ampaniei, dulceagA E i difuzA , neclarA . mi aminteam cA era mai degrabA nalt, cu pA rul bine tuns E i proaspA t pieptA nat, cA purta blugi E i o jachetA marinA reascA de lnA , posibil de epocA , E i cA mirosea a bA iat, dar la modul plA cut, nu la cel scrbos.E i mai avea E i cei mai albaE tri ochi din lume, E i gene lungi, negre, aproape ca ale unei fete."e;

Dash And Lily's Book Of Dares The Sparkling Prequel to Twelves Days of Dash and Lily

Dash And Lily's Book Of Dares The Sparkling Prequel to Twelves Days of Dash and Lily

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 05/09/2014

I've left some clues for you. If you want them, turn the page. If you don't, put the book back on the shelf, please. At the urge of her lucky-in-love brother, sixteen-year-old Lily has left a red notebook full of dares on her favourite bookshop shelf, waiting for just the right guy to come along and accept. Curious, snarky Dash isn't one to back down from a challenge - and the Book of Dares is the perfect distraction he's been looking for. As they send each other on a scavenger hunt across Manhattan, they're falling for each other on paper. But finding out if their real selves share their on-page chemistry could be their biggest dare yet.... 'One of the best books I've ever read' -The Guardian on Every Day

Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 03/07/2014

From the dream team David Levithan and Rachel Cohn who brought you Nick and Norah's Infinite playlist. Naomi and Ely prove that any great friendship can be as confusing, treacherous, inspiring and wonderful as any great romance. Naomi and Ely have been best friends forever. Naomi loves and is in love with Ely, and Ely loves Naomi, but prefers to be in love with boys. So they create their No Kiss List of people neither of them is allowed to kiss. And this works fine - until Bruce. Bruce is Naomi's boyfriend, so there's no reason to put him on the List. But Ely kissed Bruce - and the resulting fallout is going to shake up the world! Perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen, Rainbow Rowell, and Morgan Matson. David and Rachel's other collaborations include Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist and The 12 Days of Dash and Lily. David Levithan is the New York Times best-selling author of Boy Meets Boy, Every Day, and Another Day. His many collaborations include Will Grayson, Will Grayson with Fault in Our Stars author John Green. Tiny Cooper from Will Grayson, Will Grayson, now has his own novel: Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story. David is also a highly respected children's book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children's literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York. Rachel Cohn was born in Maryland but now also lives in New York. Among her many YA novels are Gingerbread, Shrimp, and Cupcake.

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: Paperback Release Date: 03/07/2014

The sexy, funny roller coaster of a love story from David Levithan and Rachel Cohn, which inspired the beloved film starring Michael Cera and Kat Dennings. Nick and Norah are both suffering from broken hearts. So when Nick sees the girl who dumped him walk in with a new guy he asks the strange girl next to him to be his girlfriend for the next five minutes. Norah would do anything to avoid conversation with the not-friend girl who dumped Nick, and get over the Evil Ex whom Norah never quite broke up with. And so she agrees. What follows is an epic first date between two people who are just trying to figure out who they want to be - and where the next great band is playing. This story plays out over one unforgettable night in New York. One of the great YA novels about falling in love, for everyone who had their hearts broken by Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park or Jandy Nelson's I'll Give You the Sun. David and Rachel's other collaborations include Naomi and Eli's No Kiss List and The 12 Days of Dash and Lily. David Levithan is the New York Times best-selling author of Boy Meets Boy, Every Day, and Another Day. His many collaborations include Will Grayson, Will Grayson with Fault in Our Stars author John Green. Tiny Cooper from Will Grayson, Will Grayson, now has his own novel: Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story. David is also a highly respected children's book editor, whose list includes many luminaries of children's literature, including Garth Nix, Libba Bray and Suzanne Collins. He lives and works in New York. Rachel Cohn was born in Maryland but now also lives in New York. Among her many YA novels are Gingerbread, Shrimp, and Cupcake.

Dash & Lily's Book of Dares

Dash & Lily's Book of Dares

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 16/11/2010

A whirlwind romance from the New York Times bestselling authors of Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist!   ';I've left some clues for you. If you want them, turn the page. If you don't, put the book back on the shelf, please.'  16-year-old Lily has left a red notebook full of challenges on her favorite bookstore shelf, waiting for just the right guy to come along and accept its dares. Dash, in a bad mood during the holidays, happens to be the first guy to pick up the notebook and rise to its challenges. What follows is a whirlwind romance as Dash and Lily trade dares, dreams, and desires in the notebook they pass back and forth at locations all across New York City. But can their in-person selves possibly connect as well as their notebook versions, or will their scavenger hunt end in a comic mismatch of disastrous proportions?Co-written by Rachel Cohn (GINGERBREAD) and David Levithan, co-author of WILL GRAYSON, WILL GRAYSON with John Green (THE FAULT IN OUR STARS), DASH & LILY'S BOOK OF DARES is a love story that will have readers scouring bookstore shelves, looking and longing for a love (and a red notebook) of their own.From the Hardcover edition.

Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 13/01/2009

Naomi and Ely are best friends. Naomi loves and is in love with Ely, and Ely loves Naomi, but prefers to be in love with boys. So they create their No Kiss List of people neither of them is allowed to kiss. And this works fine - until Bruce. Bruce is Naomi's boyfriend, so there's no reason to put him on the List. But Ely kissed Bruce even though he is boring. The result: a rift of universal proportions and the potential end of Naomi and Ely: the institution. Can these best friends come back together again?

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist

Author: Rachel Cohn, David Levithan Format: eBook Release Date: 26/09/2008

The New York Times bestselling he-said/she-said rock n' roll romance that inspired the hit movie! "e;I know this is going to sound strange, but would you mind being my girlfriend for the next five minutes?"e;  Nick frequents New York's indie rock scene nursing a broken heart. Norah is questioning all of her assumptions about the world. They have nothing in common except for their taste in music, until a chance encounter leads to an all-night quest to find a legendary band's secret show and ends up becoming a first date that could change both their lives. Co-written by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan, co-author of Will Grayson, Will Grayson with John Green (The Fault In Our Stars), Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist is a sexy, funny roller coaster of a story that reminds you how you can never be sure where the night will take you…

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