Courtney Summers

Courtney Summers is the author of amazingly gritty YA novels Cracked Up to Be, Some Girls Are, and Fall For Anything. Her newest YA, All the Rage, will release on April 14, 2015.

  • These Words Matter: Courtney Summers

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    The first book that made me fall in love with reading was a movie. Okay, not quite. But kind of! I was very young when I first saw Disney’s The Little Mermaid and I was enamoured with that world. I loved Ariel and Flounder and Sebastian and Prince Eric and hey, even Ursula, because who WOULDN’T? (Uh, besides the heroes of the story.) Ursula knew what she was about. But anyway, there’s only so many times you can subject your family to Part of Your World–sorry, parents!–so after about my 500th viewing, I had to look for other ways to get my fix. Enter the movie novelization. I wish I could find a…