Title: A Little Something Different
Author: Sandy Hall
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Format: Paperback, 244 pages
A Little Something Different is a book that was incredibly adorable – definitely one of the cutest books I’ve read all year. It was a quick, easy read. I literally finished it in two hours, and it’s definitely perfect for you if you’re looking for a cute contemporary without a lot of emotional substance.
So what makes A Little Something Different different from other contemporaries? The fact that it is a love story told in 14 different perspectives. These perspectives include a squirrel, a bench, a bus driver, a waitress, a Starbucks employee, the teacher of a creative writing college class, students of the creative writing class, and friends of the two main characters.
Gabe and Lea end up in the same creative writing class, and they instantly spark chemistry. Everyone around them can feel the budding chemistry between the two, except for Gabe and Lea. The book tells the story of Gabe and Lea’s relationship through 14 perspectives of people (or things/animals) that interact with Gabe and Lea on a daily basis. This was both enjoyable and annoying all wrapped in one. Continue reading