Happy Thursday, YA folks! This week’s Day’s YA pick is an oldie, but a goodie. Read on to hear my thoughts on this beloved YA classic. FANGIRL by Rainbow Rowell Available now in hardcover from St. Martin’s Griffin 9781250073808 Available in trade paperback on November 6, 2018 from Wednesday Books 9781250042613 Ages 13 to 18 […]

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The Lover’s Dictionary on KCRW’s Bookworm

The Lover’s Dictionary on KCRW’s Bookworm

YA author, David Levithan, made his adult fiction debut with The Lover's Dictionary, an unconventional narrative about a modern relationship told through emotionally rich dictionary entries such as this: 

indelibleadj.  That first night, you took your finger and pointed to the top of my head, then traced a line between my eyes, down my nose, over my lips, down my neck, to the center of my chest. It was so surprising, I knew I would never mimic it. That one gesture would be yours forever.