Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
Release Date: September 17th, 2013
DUtton, 352 Pages
Age Group: Young Adult
Companion book to: Anna and the French Kiss & Lola and the Boy Next Door
From the glittering streets of Manhattan to the moonlit rooftops of Paris, falling in love is easy for hopeless dreamer Isla and introspective artist Josh. But as they begin their senior year in France, Isla and Josh are quickly forced to confront the heartbreaking reality that happily-ever-afters aren’t always forever.
Their romantic journey is skillfully intertwined with those of beloved couples Anna and Étienne and Lola and Cricket, whose paths are destined to collide in a sweeping finale certain to please fans old and new.
Seriously, guys. I will be waiting for possible ARCs, early chapter releases, 12AM midnight release, and any other scrap of SOMETHING that I can cling to.
Oh, how I loved Anna and Lola – sigh. Isla, can you possibly live up to them? We shall see. We. Shall. See.
I’m one of thousands of fans waiting for this one and I’m confident Stephanie Perkins will deliver as always.