Willow by Julia Hoban


By Julie Hoban (Mature Teen)

After drinking too much wine, Willow's parents push her to drive them home. They never make it. A terrible car crash leaves her parents dead and Willow alone in the world with an unbearable amount of guilt. The pain pushes her to lash out against herself, smothering any happiness, until a glimmer of hope enters her life. Can Willow rise above her pain or will she destroy any chance at happiness?


Contemporary Setting, Drama, Tragedy, Psychological Struggle, Romance

Why this is a Good Book For Teenage Girls

About the Author

Julia Hoban is a woman of many talents: She writes, designs her own clothes and handbags, and attended graduate school for physics and philosophy. She lives with her husband in New York City, and is working on her next novel (and outfit).