Monday, December 8, 2014

Book Review: My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories edited by Stephanie Perkins

Whether you are an avid reader of young adult literature or new to the genre, this work of twelve short holiday stories entitled, My True Love Gave to Me, will definitely put you in the holly, jolly spirit this holiday season. Edited by Stephanie Perkins, the author that gave us the Anna and the French Kiss trilogy, this collection of short stories by some of today's most popular YA authors is sure to give you a laugh, make you remember what it's like to be [young and] in love, and give you a great read as you snuggle up on a cozy December night. Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza or the winter solstice, this book is sure to have a story for you. With stories from Holly Black, Ally Carter, Matt de La Peña, Gayle Forman, Jenny Han, David Levithan, Kelly Link, Myra McEntire, Rainbow Rowell, Stephanie Perkins, Laini Taylor, and Kiersten White this compendium of short stories is sure to provide something for everyone, all while getting you ready for this crazy, hectic, yet oh so magical time of the year. Like the saying that no two snowflakes are the same, that can also be said about this book. From Rainbow Rowell's wit, to Kelly Link's magical story, to Gayle Forman's heartwarming story your surely can't go wrong picking up a copy of this book.

Not to mention, if you like these authors' stories, make sure to check out their other titles, too.

Be sure to check out a copy of My True Love Gave to Me @ the library!

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