Review: Isla & the happily ever after

Titel: Isla & the happily ever after
Auteur: Stephanie Perkins
Aantal pagina’s: 339
Editie: Paperback, ISBN: 9780525425632
Rating: 4/5

Hopeless romantic Isla has had a crush on introspective cartoonist Josh since their first year at the School of America in Paris. And after a chance encounter in Manhattan over the summer, romance might be closer than Isla imagined. But as they begin their senior year back in France, Isla and Josh are forced to confront the challenges every young couple must face, including family drama, uncertainty about their college futures, and the very real possibility of being apart.

Featuring cameos from fan-favourites Anna, Étienne, Lola and Cricket, this sweet and sexy story of true love – set against the stunning backdrops of New York City, Paris, and Barcelona – is a swoonworthy conclusion to Stephanie Perkin’s beloved series.

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Review: Lola & the boy next door

Titel: Lola & the boy next door
Auteur: Stephanie Perkins
Aantal pagina’s: 384
Editie: Paperback, ISBN: 9781409579946
Uitgever: Penguin
Rating: 5/5

Budding designer Lola Nolan doesn’t believe in fashion… she believes in costume. The more expressive the outfit – the more sparkly, the more wild – the better. And life is pretty close to perfect for Lola, especially with her hot rocker boyfriend.

That is, until the Bell Twins, Calliope and Cricket return to the neighbourhood and unearth a past of hurt that Lola thought was long buried. So when talented inventor Cricket steps out from his twin sister’s shadow and back into Lola’s life, she must finally face up to a lifetime of feelings for the boy next door. Could the boy from Lola’s past be the love of her future?

Fall in love with the international bestseller from queen of young adult fiction, Stephanie Perkins.

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