Seven months after killing her parents in a car accident, year-old Willow Randall has moved in with her married older brother’s family in New. Julia Claricia Hoban is an American author of children’s books. Her notable books include Willow and Acting Normal. Willow explores the survivor guilt of a. Books: Willow, Julia Hoban fanfiction archive with over 15 stories. Come in to read, write, review, and interact with other fans.

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Of course, cutting is an always disturbing, intriguing topic, as much as you wish that it wasn’t. They talk about books.

Dealing with it and having countless close friends deal with it, it uulia so much time and work to get to recovery, you don’t just find someone, fall in love with them, and BAM! It’s something that really throws you off balance, and they usually never know what to do or how to help you.

I also liked how it took a while for their relationship to progress, instead of everything moving too quickly. In this story we have Willow who is the main character.

It is about respecting yourself – and finding that respect – enough to know that you are worth the efforts and the struggles hobna be healthy. Feb 04, Mesa rated it really liked it.

I don’t know, it just didn’t flow well at times for me and it didn’t keep my attention. I recommend this book to anyone who likes realistic, emotional stories. Does anyone else find this to totally not be okay? This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. A twist though on the type of self-harm.


My mom was seriously concerned for my health, since I kept randomly yelling and hitting my head. And Guy might have been too perfect, but he was sweet and sensitive without being gay glances at her copy of Shiver.

I knew that the premise of this book would be somewhat depressing, dark, and sad, but I still wanted to read it.

This book really opened my eyes! To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. So, do you hate me yet? It’s not of the s After my last review, this is kind of going to be hard to swallow, but From the point of view of someone who’s dealt with close friends and family members who’ve had similar problems, what they want most hpban for someone to truly understand them; and that is something that is extremely difficult for people who haven’t gone through the experience themselves.

While not absolutely perfect in plot or characters, Willow is a powerful novel that sets the standard high for others in its subject area. Now that I’ve officially raised lowered? She’s entered into casual sex she isn’t emotionally ready for with a guy who’s a perfect mess of stupidity and an utter inability to handle her emotional issues in a mature way. Avoid at all costs. And for some unnecessary winking and “boy talk”. Holy freaking insert swear word here!! Jan 14, Juoia rated it it was ok Shelves: For being there and for sticking with her despite how hard it is for him too.

I julua just don’t get why anyone would scar and hurt themselves that way. She keeps to herself, avoiding any and all contact with her former friends. This one just didn’t grab me. Willow kisses him a second time maybe a few days later and is magically ready for Also, this review in no way justifies how much I loved this book. The writing flowed really well, and its interesting how this book was in third person instead of the expected first person. The book was a Florida Teens Read Nominee in Julia Hoban description is beautiful; it helped me understand the pain Willow was going through.


She criticized, insulted, and ridiculed any character who did not understand the “depth” of her issues.

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May 08, Wendy Darling rated it it was ok Shelves: The road to true recovery is long, painful, time-consuming, and hoba so much support from other people to you and you to yourself. I’m going to throw up!

He brought out a good side of Willow. This book is a real wall-banger, with two of the most annoying characters I have ever encountered.

Jul 18, 1luvbooks rated it liked it. Their life is not a guarantee.

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He was stuck with Willow. Read the novel and decide for yourself. But she is eventually found out by a classmate named Willoow. More warnings and such: When Guy discovers Willow’s secret, he pulls her out of the solitary world she’s created for herself, and into a difficult, intense, and potentially life-changing relationship.

I couldn’t stand it. Feb 16, Kricket rated it did not like it Shelves: It’s not the cutting that makes her so unlikable. I am fully aware that cutting is a serious issue. Just In All Stories: If hobqn can forgive each other?