A Little Something Different

A Little Something Different

Book - 2014
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College students Lea and Gabe are in the same creative writing class and have the same interests, but it looks like things are never going to work out between them because Lea is a little aloof and Gabe is a little shy.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Swoon Reads, 2014
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781250061454
Characteristics: 246 pages


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Jun 02, 2018

The cover of this book is so pretty. It is exactly the color of strawberry ice cream, and it has a cute embossed illustration. Just looking at it makes me happy. As for the romance, it's a will-they-get-together-or-not type of thing, a bit like Ross and Rachel in the early days of Friends. I enjoyed the multiple points of view; they really do make this book "something different." The squirrel was my favorite POV character. I liked the bonus materials at the end of the book, especially the part where Sandy Hall explains her writing process. The only thing I disliked was all the swearing and underage drinking in the book, and I wouldn't want teenagers to think that college has to involve those things.

Oct 23, 2017

This is a great story that represents how people watching can see something before the person being watched does. It's also interesting that there is love for everyone but sometimes it requires an extra push to let it flourish.

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Jul 26, 2017

Adorable story. I liked how there were so many points of view, but none of them were the main characters. This book doesn't have much of a struggle or a plot though.

katbee Nov 16, 2016

What a creative way to put a new spin on a romance story! I loved all the different viewpoints and the humor from the "bench" and "squirrel". This book is a good reminder that life has many viewpoints and that you should talk to people instead of jumping to conclusions.

Jul 05, 2016

cute real life love story between two college student. Its from twelve different peoples perspectives, and none of them are the main characters.

Oct 24, 2015

This was such a cute book, I loved it!!! :)

May 20, 2015

This book is a great read. Take it as it is, a cute and lovely story. The story line itself is not the best, but the idea of having different people looking into the same relationship is great. It kept things fresh and allowed me to read it in one sitting.

PimaLib_Teens Feb 23, 2015

I thought this book was told in an interesting fashion and held my attention. One part of the book captured the love story from the perspective of a squirrel.

Dec 13, 2014

Bland characters and bad writing. too much dialogue and not enough idk…meat? Structure? But it was cute, very cute.

Dimmu16 Nov 09, 2014

Honestly I was completely bored

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Oct 24, 2015

lysanguyen thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over


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