NEWS & PRESS reveals the cover for In Search of Us
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Catherine Hardwicke, director of Twilight,  in talks to direct Love Letters to the Dead.  
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A new YA novel coming in 2018!
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Fox 2000, Temple Hill Land First Novel ‘Love Letters To The Dead’ (Deadline)
Love Letters to the Dead has been optioned by Fox 2000! Producing are Temple Hill‘s Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen, who produced the upcoming The Fault in Our Stars
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Love Letters to the Dead was nominated for a Goodreads Choice Award!

Grief Lessons (NY Times Sunday Book Review)
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10 More Novels That Could Fuel the Teen-Movie Comeback (Vanity Fair)
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15 YA Novels To Watch Out For This Spring (Buzzfeed)
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Read A Posthumous Note To Kurt Cobain In This Exclusive 'Love Letters To The Dead' Excerpt (MTV)

Ava Dellaira's book, about one girl grieving her lost sister, already has one famous fan. See who it is ›

Ava Dellaira talks debut novel, 'Love Letters to the Dead' (EW)
This book is a sweet, poignant debut that you won’t want to miss. Here, Dellaira talks about the inspiration for the book and her connection to fellow author Stephen Chbosky. Read more here

Interview: Ava Dellaira, author of 'Love Letters to the Dead' (USA Today)
Ava Dellaira, author of Love Letters to the Dead, joins us to talk about her new book (out today!), its music theme, binge-watching TV and favorite authors. Read more here

15 Books by Women to Read Now (or Very Soon): A Reading List (The Hairpin) See the list here!

Ava Dellaira on the Best Advice Stephen Chbosky Ever Gave Her (Bookish)
Gayle FormanLaurie Halse Anderson, and Emma Watson have one big thing in common: They absolutely adore Ava Dellaira's debut YA novel, Love Letters to the DeadRead more here



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