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Danielle Younge-Ullman

Biography

Danielle Younge-Ullman

Danielle Younge-Ullman is a novelist, playwright and freelance writer who has always had a passion for books, language and storytelling. Danielle got a BA in English/Drama from McGill University in Montreal, then returned to her hometown of Toronto to work as professional actor for ten years. This was character-building time during which she held a wild variety of acting and non-acting jobs --- everything from working on the stage with Soulpepper Theatre (a high point) to dubbing English voices for Japanese TV (an interesting point), to temping, to teaching Pilates. 

Danielle Younge-Ullman

Books by Danielle Younge-Ullman

by Danielle Younge-Ullman - Family, Family Life, Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult 14+
Then. Ingrid traveled all over Europe with her opera star mother, Margot-Sophia. Life was beautiful and bright, and every day soared with music. Now. Ingrid is on a summertime wilderness survival trek for at-risk teens: addicts, runaways, and her. She’s fighting to survive crushing humiliations, physical challenges that push her to her limits, and mind games that threaten to break her. Then. When the curtain fell on Margot-Sophia’s singing career, they buried the past and settled into a small, painfully normal life. But Ingrid longed to let the music soar again. 
by Danielle Younge-Ullman - Fiction, Young Adult 12+, Youth Fiction

When Lola Carlyle best friend, Sydney, calls to rave about her stay at a posh Malibu rehab and reveals that the love of Lola's life, Wade Miller, is being admitted, she goes to rehab. Even though her worst addiction is decaf cappuccino, Lola arrives at Sunrise Rehab intent solely on finding Wade, to save him from himself and make him fall in love with her. Though her plans do not work out how she intended, and she loses Sydney in the process. Lola  then realizes that she has a lot to overcome.