The Summer I Turned Pretty, Jenny Han,
This incredibly sweet novel will ring true for many young people, with a wonderful insight from Jenny Han into the mind boggling world of teenage life, and the shocking reality of growing up.
This is a wonderful, funny and cleverly honest teenage story, with just the right amount of angst, action, romance and excitement.
Every year Isabel spends a perfect summer at her family friends house.
There’s the swimming pool at night, the private stretch of beach, and the two boys.
Conrad, unavailable, aloof, who she’s been in love with forever.
Jeremiah, friendly, relaxed, the only one who’s ever really paid her any attention.
But this year something is different. They seem to have noticed her for the first time. It’s going to be an amazing summer, and one she’ll never forget.
This beautiful, light, read is a real joy. A fun, interesting, storyline that will easily hook your attention and consume your interest.
A definite summer read, perfect of relaxing in the sun and enjoying, this novel will make your summer that little bit sweeter, and give you something to brighten every day.
We give The Summer I Turned Pretty four stars.
Cover price - £6.99 ISBN – 978-0-141-33053-2