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Dazzling and full of raw emotion, Isla and the Happily Ever After is a stunning and passionate novel. Isla proves to be a charming heroine and her journey to self-discovery is well crafted and utterly believable. Her relationship with Josh is intense and consuming in all the right ways — their chemistry effortlessly lights up the pages. With a smooth plot, colorful characters and witty dialogue, Perkins further establishes herself as an expert writer whose career is sure to be long and full of bright things.

Isla has always been a dreamer, a wandering soul who’s unsure about what she wants to do when high school ends. The only thing she is certain about is her love for Josh, a brilliant artist and expert at skipping classes. And as senior year brings them closer together, they’ll discover that life isn’t always easy, but everybody deserves a happy ending. (DUTTON, Aug., 352 pp., $17.99, ISBN: 9780525425632, HC, 14 & Up)

Reviewed by: 
DJ DeSmyter