Author Chat with Jenny Han, Plus Giveaway!

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Today we're excited to chat with Jenny Han, author of Always and Forever, Lara Jean Read on for more about Jenny and her novel, plus a giveaway!

 

Q: Why do you think you're interested in writing books for young adults?

A: I’ll always be drawn to stories about young people, because I think it’s such an interesting, ripe time in a person’s life.

Q: There’s a lot of baking in your books. Do you bake? If so, what do typically make?

A: I love to bake. I’ve finally perfected my chocolate chip cookie recipe. I also love to give away pans of cinnamon rolls.

Q: Lara Jean is a senior in high school and in a serious relationship. What was your 'type' in high school?

A: There's a character in these books named John that would have been my type. I always had a crush on the smart guy in high school.

 

Meet Jenny Han!

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Include your author bio here: Jenny Han is the New York Times bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series; Shug; the Burn for Burn trilogy, cowritten with Siobhan Vivian; and To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and P.S. I Still Love You. She is also the author of the chapter book Clara Lee and The Apple Pie Dream. A former children’s bookseller, she earned her MFA in creative writing at the New School. Visit her at DearJennyHan.com. 

 

    

Meet Always and Forever, Lara Jean!
 
 
 

Lara Jean’s letter-writing days aren’t over in this surprise follow-up to theNew York Times bestselling To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and P.S. I Still Love You.


Lara Jean is having the best senior year a girl could ever hope for. She is head over heels in love with her boyfriend, Peter; her dad’s finally getting remarried to their next door neighbor, Ms. Rothschild; and Margot’s coming home for the summer just in time for the wedding.

But change is looming on the horizon. And while Lara Jean is having fun and keeping busy helping plan her father’s wedding, she can’t ignore the big life decisions she has to make. Most pressingly, where she wants to go to college and what that means for her relationship with Peter. She watched her sister Margot go through these growing pains. Now Lara Jean’s the one who’ll be graduating high school and leaving for college and leaving her family—and possibly the boy she loves—behind.

When your heart and your head are saying two different things, which one should you listen to?

  

  

Always and Forever, Lara Jean

By: Jenny Han

Release Date: May 2, 2017 

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John on Thursday, 04 May 2017 19:49

The cover design has lovely colors, and the synopsis appears to be free of errors!

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The cover design has lovely colors, and the synopsis appears to be free of errors!
Tiffany Engler on Friday, 05 May 2017 11:42

I love the cover to this entire series! Not gonna lie, I haven't read any of them yet!

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I love the cover to this entire series! Not gonna lie, I haven't read any of them yet!
Ishal Dave on Saturday, 06 May 2017 14:59

I love all the covers of the series. The combination of white and pink looks great! Really excited to finish the series and the synopsis sounds great!

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I love all the covers of the series. The combination of white and pink looks great! Really excited to finish the series and the synopsis sounds great!:D
Kathleen Pasqualini on Sunday, 07 May 2017 10:44

This cover is so cute and pretty! I love the colors used and can't wait to read it

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This cover is so cute and pretty! I love the colors used and can't wait to read it :)
Lily M. on Monday, 08 May 2017 05:42

These books are so cute, I like what they do with the covers, so pretty ?

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These books are so cute, I like what they do with the covers, so pretty ?
Susan T. on Sunday, 14 May 2017 21:35

This series has the cutest covers and I know I'm not alone in waiting impatiently for this book!

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This series has the cutest covers and I know I'm not alone in waiting impatiently for this book!
Jennifer Lancaster on Monday, 15 May 2017 12:45

i love how the covers all go together. i can't wait to read.

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i love how the covers all go together. i can't wait to read.
Emily on Wednesday, 17 May 2017 22:08

The cover is so aesthetic and cute! I can't wait to read this sequel

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The cover is so aesthetic and cute! I can't wait to read this sequel :)
Danielle on Friday, 19 May 2017 00:56

This is my favorite contemporary series! I love it so much and revel in the baking and sibling relationships and boy drama.
I read an extended excerpt on rivetedlit that will get me through until I can read the book in full!

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This is my favorite contemporary series! I love it so much and revel in the baking and sibling relationships and boy drama. I read an extended excerpt on rivetedlit that will get me through until I can read the book in full!
Shelly Hart on Friday, 19 May 2017 21:39

Looks and sounds great!

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Looks and sounds great!

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