Posts Categorized: Stephanie Perkins

Review: Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins

2011, companion novel, Dutton, review, Stephanie Perkins, young adult 2 Comments

Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie PerkinsPublisher: DuttonRelease date: September 29, 2011Source: PurchasedPublished format: Hardback, 338 pagesSeries: Companion to Anna and the French KissPurchase: Book Depository Summary from Goodreads:Budding designer Lola Nolan doesn’t believe in fashion . . . she believes in costume. The more expressive the outfit — more sparkly, more fun, more wild — the better. But even though Lola’s style is outrageous, she’s a devoted daughter and friend with some big plans for the future. And everything is pretty perfect (right down to her hot rocker boyfriend) until the dreaded Bell twins, Calliope and Cricket,… Read more »

Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

2010, Dutton, review, stand alone, Stephanie Perkins, young adult 7 Comments

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie PerkinsPublisher: DuttonRelease Date: December 2, 2010Source: BoughtPurchase: Amazon / Book Depository / B&N Summary from GoodReads:Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a great job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. Which is why she is less than thrilled about being shipped off to boarding school in Paris—until she meets Étienne St. Claire: perfect, Parisian (and English and American, which makes for a swoon-worthy accent), and utterly irresistible. The only problem is that he’s taken, and Anna might be, too,… Read more »