Tag: anna and the french kiss

Most Romantic Books You’ve Ever Read

Posted February 14, 2014 by Brin in Challenges / 2 Comments
Most Romantic Books You’ve Ever Read

Hosted by Rachel at Parajunkee Well this challenge looks like a lot of fun – too bad I’ve practically missed the whole thing! Ah well, never too late right?…Right?…Totally! Here are my choices for the most romantic books I have ever read (in no particular order): Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead Flat-Out […]

The Friday 56: Lola and the Boy Next Door

Posted February 14, 2014 by Brin in Memes, The Friday 56 / 11 Comments
The Friday 56: Lola and the Boy Next Door

This is a weekly meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. The rules are as follows: Grab a book, any book. Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader. Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grabs you. Post it. Add your URL post in the link on Freda’s most recent Friday 56 post. >>> As today is Valentine’s Day, this week’s quote comes from one of […]

Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Posted February 11, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 6 Comments
Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is: Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon I love a bit of romance in books, especially in Young Adult (except where there are love triangles – a particular pet peeve of mine) so there are plenty of books that make me swoon. I enjoy a well-written, deep romance filled with swoon-worthy […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Isla and the Happily Ever After

Posted February 5, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Waiting on Wednesday / 5 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday: Isla and the Happily Ever After

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that showcases the upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating. >>> This week’s entry is a book I have been waiting for for quite some time, the long-awaited final chapter of a series that includes two of my favourite reads of last year – Anna and the French Kiss and Lola and the Boy Next Door: Isla […]

Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins

Posted August 7, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins

I found Lola and the Boy Next Door to be every bit as charming as Anna and the French Kiss. Stephanie Perkins really has a knack for creating wonderfully quirky protagonists who steal your heart. Dolores (Lola) Nolan is a budding fashion designer who lives in San Francisco with her two dads. She has an older boyfriend Max (who is a budding rock star) and a best friend who is determined to become […]