Significant Shortcomings, Young Adult, Kimberly Karalius, Love, Love Fortunes, Teen Romance, Magic, Magical Realism
Fallon Dupree is excited to go to high school because she knows that when she is in the town of Grimbaud she’ll be able to follow a love fortune that is 100% accurate. When her fortune tells her that she will never find love, she is surprised and devastated. Fallon isn’t the only student with a terrible fortune, however. She becomes part of a rebellion that wants to overthrow the power of Zita’s famous love charms to give everyone a chance at love. She works with Sebastian, a boy known as the ultimate heartbreaker, to discover the secret’s behind Zita’s power and to fight to find Love.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"Love Fortunes and Other Disasters,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 36
, Article 32.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol36/iss5/32