This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales

21469098Pages: 291

Goodreads Rating:  3.94/ 5 stars

My Rating: 4.5/5 stars

Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction, Coming of Age

Publication Date: April 14th 2015

Publisher: Square Fish

Summary:

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A powerful coming-of-age story about an outsider who finds herself when she enters the underground music scene.

Making friends has never been Elise Dembowski’s strong suit. All throughout her life, she’s been the butt of every joke and the outsider in every conversation. When a final attempt at popularity fails, Elise nearly gives up.

Then she stumbles upon a warehouse party where she meets Vicky, a girl in a band who accepts her; Char, a cute, yet mysterious disc jockey; Pippa, a carefree spirit from England; and most importantly, a love for DJing.

Told in a refreshingly genuine and laugh-out-loud funny voice, Leila Sales’ This Song Will Save Your Life powerful young adult coming of age novel is an exuberant story about identity, friendship, and the power of music to bring people together.

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