Like No Other One of the most poignant and star-crossed love stories since The Fault in Our Stars , Like No Other chronicles the forbidden romance between Devorah,… Like No Other One of the most poignant and star-crossed love stories since The Fault in Our Stars , Like No Other chronicles the forbidden romance between Devorah,… 2014-07-24 Fiction Razorbill
Book Review

Like No Other (2014)

LIKE NO OTHER Una LaMarche
LIKE NO OTHER Una LaMarche
EW's GRADE
A-

Details Release Date: Jul 24, 2014; Writer: Una LaMarche; Genre: Fiction; Publisher: Razorbill

One of the most poignant and star-crossed love stories since The Fault in Our Stars, Like No Other chronicles the forbidden romance between Devorah, a good-girl Hasidic Jew, and Jaxon, a West Indian boy. Chapters alternate points of view as the two teens carry on clandestinely in their Brooklyn neighborhood. Devorah's voice, though, is the clearer and more compelling one as she explains the traditions of her faith and what's at stake if her family uncovers the truth about her boyfriend. Is it all worth it? For Devorah — and the reader — the answer is a resounding yes. A-

Originally posted Jul 16, 2014 Published in issue #1321-1322 Jul 25, 2014 Order article reprints
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