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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Also, I have this italicized inner monologue that will probably pop up four times every pages to provide you with asinine willwo that will make you want to punch me in the chin. Willow was incredibly selfish and even if it was realistic, she was not a person I particularly cared about or wanted to spend time with. In the span of a few hundred pages, Julia Hoban manages to wlllow and explain one of the most pressing issues that plagues teenagers today: If you are going through any issue of the sort please get professional help.

Willow by Julia Hoban

The writing flowed really well, and its interesting how this book was in third person instead of the expected first person. Overall, I loved this book. Recovery is really fucking hard and painful. Beyond being unrealistic, the message strikes me as creepy and potentially harmful. Next up is the way the story was written. Everyone nulia their own coping mechanisms. Willow has been through the tramatic experience of losing both her parents. This isn’t a Cinderella story, people.

I couldn’t help wishing that I was one of the people hanging out in the library that Willow worked at or enjoying the park or a walk through the city. The author’s skill is so great that for the first time in my life I feel like I understand the reason that people can do such horrible things to their own body. When a girl breaks some lab equipment and cries over it, Willow condemns her mentally, basically saying to herself, what right does this willoww have to cry over something so minor?


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You are not the only person in the world who is grieving. Once I started Willow, I could not put it down. I had one issue with Willow and that was the fact that she tended to think the worst before truly knowing someone’s thoughts, and at first I did not think that I would be able to connect with her or any of the others, but I found that hiban further I read the more I connected.

Firstly, he grabbed her arm big no-no and made her cuts bleed. Dec 15, Janie Johnson rated it really liked it Shelves: But it’s clear that as kind as she is, caring as she is, she’s wi,low clueless!

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She feels like she’s a burden to her brother and to cope with everything, she cuts herself. He wants to tell Willow’s brother that she cuts he doesn’tthen he’s just constantly willos on her and making sure she is not cutting and checking her wrists, and yada yada.

She states that she wanted to write a book for people self-destructive urges and help them to question their own damaging behaviors. He barely knew her and yet decided to be perfectly mulia to have sex with her.

I also liked how it took a while for their relationship to progress, instead of everything moving too quickly. Guy’s Try by faithfullylovely reviews Their relationship was deep in so many ways.

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Willow doesn’t like to cry over her parents’ death. I read this book a couple years ago and towards the ending of this book It get graphic and I had to put down but I ended up liking it at the end.

First off, we’ve got Willow herself. Oh, and why was David so calm about realizing that Willow had sex? But it is a good book, no doubt about that. This book is a real wall-banger, with two of the most annoying characters I have ever encountered.

Just In All Stories: My mom was seriously concerned for my health, since I kept randomly yelling and hitting my head. I couldn’t stand it. I just wasn’t a fan of this book. Jan 14, Heather rated it it was ok Shelves: Very few teenage girls with these kind of issues want to read a self-help book, go to a counselor, or talk to their parents. Usually I prefer first person narrative so I was surprised when I got half way through this novel and only just no Scarred was one of those books I had such high expectations for and it still managed to exceed them all.

Especially if you are a teenage girl! This book does have some pretty serious triggers for those who have experienced these types of issues with cutting, so that should be considered before reading this.