From the bestelling, award-winning author of We Are Okay and Hold Still. Film scene. Just out of high school, Emi Price is a talented young set designer already beginning to thrive in the L. A.
Hold StillPenguin Books #ad - Lacour’s breakthrough novel brings the changing seasons of Caitlin’s first year without Ingrid to the page with indelible emotion and honesty. Includes an all-new essay from the author to commemorate 10 years in print! . A haunting and hopeful book about loss, love, and redemption. Gayle forman, #1 bestselling author of if i stay and I Have Lost My Way That night Ingrid told Caitlin, I’ll go wherever you go.
In words and drawings, Ingrid documented a painful farewell in her journal. Hold still is the indelible debut that launched Nina LaCour, the award-winning author of We Are Okay. But ingrid left something behind. A life without the art, the laughter, the music, and the joy that she shared with her best friend.
Hold Still #ad - . But by dawn Ingrid, and her promise, were gone. Ingrid’s suicide immobilizes Caitlin, leaving her unsure of her place in a new life she hardly recognizes. A beautiful new edition of the stunning debut novel by nina laCour, award-winning author of We Are Okay “Hold Still may be the truest depiction of the aching, gaping hole left in the wake of a suicide that I’ve ever read.
Journeying through ingrid’s final days, Caitlin fights back through unspeakable loss to find renewed hope.
We Are OkayPenguin Books #ad - Until you leave with only your phone, your wallet, and a picture of your mother. Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the day she left everything behind. An intimate whisper that packs an indelible punch, We Are Okay is Nina LaCour at her finest. This gorgeously crafted and achingly honest portrayal of grief will leave you urgent to reach across any distance to reconnect with the people you love.
Praise for we are okay “Nina LaCour treats her emotions so beautifully and with such empathy. Bustle★ “Exquisite. Kirkus★ “lacour paints a captivating depiction of loss, bewilderment, and emotional paralysis. Printz award“Short, poetic and gorgeously written. The new york times book Review“A beautiful, devastating piece of art.
We Are Okay #ad - Bookpageyou go through life thinking there’s so much you need. Mabel is coming to visit and marin will be forced to face everything that’s been left unsaid and finally confront the loneliness that has made a home in her heart. Now, alone in an emptied dorm for winter break, months later, Marin waits.
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When kate and mark meet up, in a very short time, little do they know how important they will become to each other -- and how, they will know each other better than any of the people who are supposed to know them more. A book told in alternating points of view by nina lacour, and david levithan, will grayson with john green, the best-selling author of Every Day and co-author of Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist with Rachel Cohn and Will Grayson, the award-winning author of Hold Still and The Disenchantments, You Know Me Well is a deeply honest story about navigating the joys and heartaches of first love, one truth at a time.
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Farrar Straus Giroux. This groundbreaking book, is the story of two teenage girls whose friendship blossoms into love and who, first published in 1982, despite pressures from family and school that threaten their relationship, promise to be true to each other and their feelings.
The DisenchantmentsSpeak #ad - But moments after the tour kicks off, Bev makes a shocking announcement: she's abandoning their plans - and Colby - to start college in the fall. Farrar Straus Giroux. But the show must go on and the disenchantments weave through the pacific northwest, playing in small towns and dingy venues, while roadie- Colby struggles to deal with Bev's already-growing distance and the most important question of all: what's next? Morris Award–finalist Nina LaCour draws together the beauty and influences of music and art to brilliantly capture a group of friends on the brink of the rest of their lives.
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Just JulietCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - It's not all roses, and it's not all doom and gloom. She sets off on a path of self-discovery where the loyalty of those closest to her will be tested. 300+ 4 and 5 star reviews. Speak. The coming out story that will completely change the way you look at love. Juliet represents the road less traveled. Will lena take it? lena newman is 17, her best friend's a cheerleader, and as far as everyone is concerned, her boyfriend's a football player, her life is sorted.
Juliet is confident, slightly damaged, drop-dead gorgeous and a lesbian. Lena realizes that her interest goes beyond just friendship. Balzer Bray Harperteen. Farrar Straus Giroux. It's great. Jon"just juliet is the story i wish i could have given to my parents to read when I was 16 so that they knew what I was going through.
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Just as they need each other more than ever, love, romantic, they’ll have to answer the question of where friendship stops and love begins? And find out whether the feelings they have can survive the mounting pressure of fame… The Gravity Between Us is a daring, emotional story about friendship, and finding the courage to be yourself in a crazy world.
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Although it is mostly much easier for jo to fit in as a straight girl, things get complicated when she meets Mary Carlson, the oh-so-tempting sister of her new friend at school. The gravity Between Us. Balzer Bray Harperteen. Right?*Kirkus Griffin. Even if there’s a chance Mary Carlson might be interested in her, too.
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In this poignant coming-of-age novel, Hannah must find a compromise between the truth of her heart and the expectations of her community. She wants to drive along the oak-lined streets of Louisiana's Garden District and lie on the hot sand of Florida's beaches. Balzer Bray Harperteen. Raw, and teeming with unforgettable characters, moving, Her Name in the Sky is a modern love story about the teenage quest for identity and the redeeming power of the human heart.
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The gravity Between Us. She should follow the rules of her conservative community--the rules that have been ingrained in her since she was a child. Hannah knows she should like Wally, the kind, earnest boy who asks her to prom.