Hollywood audition: Actors who should play the lead in film adaptation of these popular young adult books (Part 3)

Part 3 of our Hollywood audition series for YA books is finally here after some delay. We have a treat for you guys starting from the actor who could play Duncan Dorfman in The Fingertips of Duncan Dorfman to who could be the Norse demigod Magnus Chase. Cheers! “The Fingertips of Duncan Dorfman” by Meg Wolitzer What fingertips I…

THE BOOMERANG SERIES

Noelle August William Morrow Paperbacks, 2014/2015 “And I don’t know if life’s a map With all the directions gone, Or if it’s a lantern that you Have to keep switched on…” I delayed writing the review of these books because I decided to finish the series first before doing so. It turned out that the…

THE ANATOMY OF A MISFIT

Andrea Portes HarperCollins Publishers, 2000 “Ceaseless. Almost too much for this small frame. You make me part of the sky.” RATING: 4 out of 5 stars FINALLY, A YA NOVEL for the popular girls. Andrea Portes’ The Anatomy of a Misfit chronicles the story of a popular girl, a complete departure to our protagonists which…

Me Before You

Jojo Moyes Penguin Books, 2012 “I will never, ever regret the things I’ve done. Because most days, if you’re stuck in (this chair), all you have are the places in your memory that you can go to.” RATING: 4.25 out of 5 Okay first things first: The guy chose to die in the end. Sorry…

Another Day

Another Day David Levithan Knopf, 2015 “He will always know what I look like. I will never know what he looks like.” Rating: 3.5/5 stars The story of A and Rhiannon lives on in this new book of David Levithan. (I know I need to post this review as soon as possible so here we…

How to Love

How to Love Katie Cotugno Quercus Editions Ltd, 2013 “Is that a methapor? Do you want it to be?” Rating: 2.5/5 stars From a girl you want to strangle in the neck with a baguette in 99 Days we go to a pitiful, ala Princess Sarah girl in this new book of Katie Cotugno. Like…