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Instructions for Dancing

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Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon
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Jun 01, 2021 | ISBN 9781524718961

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A New York Times “10 YA Books to Add to Your Reading List This Summer” title

A GMA June pick

A Junior Library Guild selection 

“[Yoon] has a deep understanding of the romance genre, which she passed on to her latest leading lady, Evie. But she’s also given her heroine, and this novel, a self-awareness amid the romantics. Evie’s, and Yoon’s, musings on life and love will be appreciated by Y.A. readers of all ages.”—The New York Times

“A charming, wholehearted love story that’s sure to make readers swoon.”—Entertainment Weekly

“If you want a story to make you laugh and cry (and maybe even try to tango), Instructions for Dancing has just the touch of magic you’re looking for.”—Apple Books

“Nicola Yoon writes from the heart in this beautiful love story.”—Good Morning America

★ “An endearing, affecting exploration of the journey of love. Everything Yoon touches turns to gold and this cinematic supernatural romance will be no exception.”—Booklist, starred review

★ ”A remarkable, irresistible love story that will linger long after readers turn the final page.”—Kirkus, starred review

“Yoon delivers a story of love’s unpredictability and the importance of perspective that unfolds with ease and heart.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review

“A sweet, genuine love story sure to pull on the heartstrings.”—School Library Journal, starred review

“Yoon delivers this captivating story of first love with beautiful prose, clever dialogue that swings between laugh-out-loud funny and wildly insightful, clear respect for the complexity and nuance of her teen characters’ perspectives and emotions—and just enough magic to make it all truly unforgettable.”—BookPage, starred review

Praise for Everything, Everything and The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon:

★ ”An exhilarating, hopeful novel exploring identity, family, the love of science and the science of love, dark matter and interconnectedness–is about seeing and being seen and the possibility of love… and it shines.” —Shelf Awareness, starred review 
★ “Moving and suspenseful.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review 

★ “Lyrical and sweeping, full of hope, heartbreak, fate. . . and the universal beating of the human heart.” —Booklist, starred review

★ “Fresh and compelling.” —The Horn Book, starred review

★ “With appeal to cynics and romantics alike, this profound exploration of life and love tempers harsh realities with the beauty of hope in a way that is both deeply moving and satisfying.”—Kirkus, starred review

★ “A love story that is smart without being cynical, heartwarming without being cloying, and schmaltzy in all the best ways.”—The Bulletin, starred review

“[A] fresh, moving debut.” —Entertainment Weekly

“Gorgeous and lyrical.” —The New York Times Book Review

“Will give you butterflies.” —Seventeen

 “A do-not-miss for fans of John Green and Rainbow Rowell (aka everyone).” —Justine

 “YA book lovers, your newest obsession is here.”—MTV

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