We are kicking off 2022 with two YA retellings including the endearing search for one girl’s birth mother sparkled with some Mamma Mia trope, and a romantic time-traveling take on Romeo and Juliet.
WHEN YOU GET THE CHANCE by Emma Lord
An Indie Next pick!
“Brimming with energy, rapid-fire banter, and affectionate theater references, this memorable Mamma Mia! retelling by Lord (TWEET CUTE) explores the meaning of family.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review
WAKING ROMEO by Kathryn Barker
“This breathtaking, meticulously plotted adventure revitalizes a classic into a vital call to hope for the pandemic generation.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review
WHEN YOU GET THE CHANCE by Emma Lord; 9781250783349; 1/4/22.
WAKING ROMEO by Kathryn Barker; 9781250174109; 1/4/22.