For nearly a century, the Nomeolvides women have tended the grounds of La Pradera, the lush estate gardens that enchant guests from around the world. They’ve also hidden a tragic legacy: if they fall in love too deeply, their lovers vanish.
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Celestine North lives in a society that demands perfection. After she was branded Flawed by a morality court, Celestine’s life has completely fractured–all her freedoms gone.
Flynn’s girlfriend, January, is missing. The cops are asking questions he can’t answer, and her friends are telling stories that don’t add up. All eyes are on Flynn—as January’s boyfriend, he must know something. But Flynn has a secret of his own. And as he struggles to uncover the truth about January’s disappearance, he must also face the truth about himself.
Sarah Robinson and her family are shipwrecked on a remote and mysterious island. Their food is scarce and there’s no sign of rescue. They have seen strange creatures, rescued a mysterious girl, and found The Curator, who has captured Sarah’s father and stepbrother to use in a bizarre time-travel experiment. And then the only man who knows about the island comes back–he’s looking for buried treasure and won’t leave without it, even if it means leaving the Robinsons stranded. Sarah knows an important key to finding the treasure, but will she keep it a secret?
In her breathtaking young adult debut, bestselling author Cecelia Ahern depicts a society where perfection is paramount and flaws lead to punishment. And where one young woman decides to take a stand that could cost her everything.
Book Quotes “Imaginary friends are like books. We’re created, we’re enjoyed, we’re dog-eared and creased, and then we’re tucked away until we’re needed again.” “Here’s the thing, Jackson. Life is messy. It’s complicated. It would be nice if life were always like this.” He drew an imaginary line that kept […]
Book Quote The girl with the flute stood there in the grass at the side of the road, looking down at me as she played her instrument. “Please,” I said. “Can you help me get out of here?” I tried to unbuckle my seat belt, but my entire weight pushed […]
I am so happy to welcome you all to the Blog Tour for S.A. Bodeen’s new book- The Detour! Keep reading for more information about this new book out today and a fun chat with S.A. Bodeen! And look out for my Review of The Detour coming later this week! […]