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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No fue un gran final, pero debido a toda la poca trama que hubo antes, puedo decir que eso fue como lo mejor que pudo pasar. Everything changed on that willoe March night seven months ago.

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.

But Willow has a boyfriend now so she’s all better!!! Blaming herself and believing no one should forgive her, including her brother, she finds an outlet for her emotions.

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If you have not bought Willow, may the Gods of Literature guilt you into buying it! I know this from years of experience, I’ve been through the self-harm valley, been there, done that and I got the T-shirts: For a debut author, Julia has blown all the other authors, regardless if it’s their first or not, WAY out of the water!

You know it’s bad when you can’t work up much sympathy for a character who’s just lost her parents. He wants to take her pain and make it his own.

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First, and I don’t mean to sound bitter or anything, but, normal people willoe do that. I just loved everything about it and know it will be one of those books I read again and again.

If anything, my inability to understand her position only stimulated my desire to keep reading, hoping that the novel might help me understand her by the end. I just wasn’t a fan of this book. She doesn’t sugar-coat the issue, I think that was one of the hobxn why Willow is so fresh in my mind.


If they don’t look at her, it’s because they are ignoring juliq, because she killed her parents. Ended up skimming most of it. And the results that fallow might complicate things even further. I’m not kidding, this book got me so mad my heart was beating a mile a minute and my face was turning red.

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Enter Guy, who soon discovers Willow’s jullia and he begins to open up Willow’s eyes and her heart. One more thing that didn’t quite fly with me was the end. Willow felt like she was going to throw up. People try to stay away as far as possible from this.

Willow is struggling to cope after the death of her parents in a horrible car acc I think I have officially found the worst book I have ever read. I have been struggling with heavy self-harm issues for years, I was a cutter and just about a year ago I finished with my treatment and recovery, and I am appalled and also slightly insulted by knowing that a story like this is dillow there.

Chloe and Laurie were two girls who liked shoes. 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.

He makes every effort possible to draw Willow out of her depression and stop her self-harming, but in the end, it is Willow who will have to take the initiative to fix things. View all 23 comments. This is a first time Author for me as well and I will be looking for more from her. Through her job at the local university library, Willow meets Guy, a boy her age who shares her and her late parents’ interest in obscure anthropological texts.

That box of blades can’t be your lover anymore, no matter how much they’ve been there in the past. But even he didn’t keep me from skipping a few pages. Also, Pueblo or Pablo or Pedro who worked at the library was only created so Willow could get out of working. This hobaj not a self-harm story. She states that she wanted to write a book for people self-destructive urges and help them to question their own damaging behaviors.


It somehow seems criminal to do so but…The author of this book is doing a terrible disservice to anyone who truly suffers from this illness or one similar. They form a close bond and Willow reveals her darkest secret to him – afterward, Guy is determined to do whatever it takes to stop Willow’s self-mutilation.

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Julia Hoban will strike a chord with nulia teens and adult readers everywhere with this one. Jan 21, Lexy rated it it was amazing. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. And we as human beings must stop judging people who have issues such as this because we do NOT know what they may be going through or dealing with.

There was the accident, and there was the razor. Willow has bought some boxes of razors on sale. Aug 14, Hoan rated it did not like it Shelves: Jun 05, Mitzi Grimaldo rated it did not like it. Willow finds her release in the form of a razor. I really did enjoy Guy’s character. It was a good one I didn’t like him. Would not recommend it to anyone and I only feel really disappointed in the author and the irresponsibility of putting a story like this out there, because the message can seriously impact a vulnerable mind into thinking that the only way out of self-harm is when someone finds you and saves you.

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