Publication Order of Standalone Novels
|Everything, Everything||(2015)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
|The Sun Is Also a Star||(2016)||Hardcover Paperback Kindle|
Nicola Yoon is a popular author who has written the number # 1 New York Times Bestselling book – Everything, Everything. Everything, Everything is her very first novel which eventually made a grand debut. Her writing skill is clearly unquestionable and completely unique.
Details about Her Early Life : The author has spent most of her childhood in Jamaica and Brooklyn. In fact, she was raised in the aforementioned two islands (the author is Jamaican-American). Currently, she is residing in Los Angeles, CA along with her husband & her lovely daughter. Her husband makes custom notebooks and he is a native Korean-American.
In her own bio, she has described herself as a hopeless romantic who strongly believes that she can easily fall in love merely in an instant and even that can also last forever.
She is also a proud member of the famous “We Need Diverse Books” team. In her former life, she used to craft sumptuous jewelry including traditional floral jewelry as well as modern vintage looking necklaces and earrings. Her company was named as “NICOLA YOON DESIGN.”
After that, she started her career as a full-time author and debuted with her best-selling novel, Everything, Everything in the year 2015. The author, Nicola Yoon is relatively new in this industry. Her second book “The Sun Is Also A Star” is going to be released on November 1, 2016.
Other Specific Details : The author hand writes all the first drafts of her books. Other than that, she also has a habit of keeping all the used empty pens. She considers herself as a late bloomer. She loves Karaoke, but she cannot sing.
Details about Her Popular Books : Nicola Yoon has witnessed a remarkable success within a short period of time. The credit goes to her impeccable and extraordinary writing style that can easily make any reader engaged continuously until the last page. She is pretty popular among her numerous fans, followers, enthusiastic readers and book critics. In this context, the details about her two early books are briefly described below. Undoubtedly, both of these books are an example of her wonderful creation!
1.Everything, Everything : Her first debut novel is Everything, Everything. The book was released on November 1, 2015. Within a very short span of time, this book has made her number # 1 New York Times Bestselling author. In one word, it is a powerful, heart-wrenching, lovely, and deeply absorbing love story which you can easily devour just in one sitting. It is a wonderful and rare novel that depicts a great story with various lifts and shatters and ultimately fills your heart. The book is all about a “Bubble Girl” who lives in a protective bubble which her mother has actually built around her.
This heartwarming story portrays the major character, Madeline Whittier (Maddy) who is firmly allergic to the entire outside world. In fact, her condition is so allergic that she hasn’t ever left her house in all the past seventeen years. The story starts with her unique history of solitude and isolation. She is a girl with Severe combined Immunodeficiency (SCID). However, she is witty, slightly too literal, incredibly intelligent, and funny too. Plus, she also has a perfect or comprehensive level of maturity & acceptance towards her own condition. Maddy has no other human contact except her mother & her nurse.
Next, Olly (another major character) moves in her next door and he even wants to talk to Madeline. He belongs to a slightly dysfunctional family. From now onwards, a cute romance story is being unfolded through instant messenger & emails after watching each other for weeks. Their love story is cute and quite predictable, but it is really fun & sweet. Their sweet nature and innocence along with a love story – is really beautiful!
Their chemistry is well-written, tender, creative, and innocent. And, their heartwarming love story continues with many other twists, hopes, dreams, and even inherent risks. Overall, the author really did a pretty great job with her first novel that will eventually make you spellbound.
2.The Sun Is Also A Star : After making a grand debut with her first novel, currently, the writer is working on her second book “The Sun Is Also A Star” which is going to be released on November 1, 2016.
The book reveals a profound exploration of both life and love along with harsh realities. This is another heartwarming love story presented by Nicola Yoon that is smart, wistful, adorable, suspenseful and schmaltzy. It features two major characters, Natasha and Daniel.
The character, Natasha is much similar to a modern girl who believes in fact and science instead of fate and destiny. In fact, she doesn’t even believe in those unrealistic dreams that may never become true. She is realistic, practical, and sensible. She cannot just fall in love randomly with any cute boy instantly. But, when, her family is over 12 hours away from getting deported to Jamaica, will she fall in love with Daniel? Or, will it be something different?
Whereas, the other character, Daniel, has always been a great student and a good son who has fulfilled his parents’ high expectations each and every time. He’s not like a poet who believes in imaginary plots and facts. In fact, he is also not a dreamer. However, when he meets Natasha, something happens in his heart and his mind. Will they fall in love together?
Along with these two epic characters, the story continues with hopes, heartbreaks, fates, and suspense.
Awards : The first debut book of Nicola Yoon was named as one of the best books for Teenagers by Amazon, The Miami Herald, Hudson Booksellers, B&N Teen Blog, and School Library Journal. Plus, it has been named as the New York Public Library Best Book for Teenagers. Apart from that, it has also been named as the best multicultural books.
Movies : Her first novel, Everything, Everything is soon going to be a movie by the major motion picture where Nick Robinson and Amandla Stenberg will star as Olly and Maddy.
Nicola Yoon – Final Words : If you are a hardcore fanatic of love story, then the novels written by Nicola Yoon will be just apt for you. You will definitely enjoy an ever-engaging, charming, and breathtaking love story as beautifully narrated by the author. Her books are mainly great for teens and especially for the college students.Book Series In Order » Authors » Nicola Yoon