The Prince of Venice Beach

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The Prince of Venice Beach
Author Blake Nelson
Country United States
Language English
Genre Young adult fiction
Publisher Little, Brown
Publication date
ISBN 978-0-316-23048-3
Preceded by Dream School

The Prince of Venice Beach is a teenage novel by Blake Nelson.

Plot Summary[edit]

The book follows a seventeen-year-old runaway named Robert "Cali" Callahan who is hired to track down other runaway youth. What should be a simple assignment quickly becomes something more when he finds and falls in love with Reese Abernathy who is hiding from more than just her family.

The books takes place around Venice Beach California. A place known not only for its gritty skate and surf culture but also for its large population of homeless and runaway youth driven there by the warm weather.[1]


  1. ^ Hernandez, Miriam (October 21, 2011). "Venice's homeless teens intimidate, inspire". ABC News Los Angeles. Retrieved 6/10/2013.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)

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