2017 was an absolute whirlwind, but one thing is for sure, not enough effort was put into YA Love Magazine as it deserves. 2018 will be the year that that changes. To kick off the new year, we found a kick-ass January release that we think you should all read ASAP. If you want to start the new year with an excellent YA focused on the dark side of fairytales, The Hazel Wood is definitely one for you.
"Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice's life on the road, always a step ahead of the strange bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive author of a book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate - the Hazel Wood - Alice learns how bad her luck can really get. Her mother is stolen away - by a figure who claims to come from the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set. Alice's only lead is the message her mother left behind: STAY AWAY FROM THE HAZEL WOOD.
To retrieve her mother, Alice must venture first to the Hazel Wood, then into the world where her grandmother's tales began "