Authors in the Spotlight

Jenny Han

About the Author

About the Author


Jenny Han hails from Virgina, USA, and wrote her first book (the children's novel Shug) while she was still in college. Her next project was the YA romance trilogy The Summer I Turned Pretty, first published between 2009 and 2011, while she released To All The Boys I've Love Before, the first instalment of the series, in 2014. Both series have been turned into wildly popular screen adapations, with Jenny acting as Executive Producer or showrunner. Jenny currently lives in New York City and her hobbies include dancing, baking cupcakes, Scrabble, and hip-hop music.

The Summer I Turned Pretty

The Summer I Turned Pretty series tells Isabel's story. Every year, Isabel (Belly to her friends) spends the summer at the Fisher family's beach house. It has everything a girl could want: a swimming pool, a private stretch of sandy beach... and two (very cute) boys: Unavailable, aloof Conrad - who she's been in love with forever Friendly, relaxed Jeremiah- the only one who's ever really paid her any attention. But this summer, everything seems to be different...

Read the trilogy in order:
1. The Summer I Turned Pretty
2. It's Not Summer Without You
3. We'll Always Have Summer

To All The Boys I've Loved Before

The To All The Boys I've Loved Before series tells the story of Lara Jean as she negotiates life, love and high school. Lara Jean keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. One for every boy she's ever loved. When she writes, she can pour out her heart and soul and say all the things she would never say in real life, because her letters are for her eyes only. Until the day her secret letters are mailed, and suddenly Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control! 

Read the trilogy in order:
1. To All The Boys I've Loved Before
2. PS I Still Love You
3. Always and Forever, Lara Jean