*with apologies to The Monotones
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What a week of LOVE here at A2A! In honor of Valentine's Week, I want to share with you my five favorite YA romances that I read in the past six months. And here they are, in no particular order:
John Green's book is full of smart characters who aren't afraid to be smart and their honesty about their feelings for each other is refreshing.
HAMLET is a super clever, modern take on a classic romance that shows Ophelia's heartbreak and anguish very well.
DITCHED 100 percent delivers on the romantic comedy front, from the missed connections to the prom setting.
RITES & WRONGS is an adorable look at a girl whose anthropological observations may steer her wrong when it comes to love.
LOLA is a fun main character with a quirky style, rocker boyfriend, and sweet boy next door that equals a great romance.
I definitely lack a good romance writer gene, maybe because as a teen I wasn't as smitten as some of my friends with the idea of finding "true love" in high school. I have to work hard to write swoony romance in my novels. What YA romances do you think I should read? What are some of your favorites?
Deena, Miss Subbing for Pubbing