BOOKS

A Candle in the Wind
2012

a candle in the wind

17-year-old Aria Brooks just moved to a new town with the weight of the world on her shoulders. Dealing with the recent death of her father while struggling to befriend her new step-father, nothing seems to be going her way. Then Aria meets Matt Lawson, who is unlike anyone she has ever met before, and the angry girl who was afraid to trust slowly starts to let him in.

Aria and Matt soon become inseparable as he helps her unearth buried emotions surrounding her father’s death and slowly start to trust the people around her. But will Aria be able to persevere when tragedy strikes a second time, or will she close herself off from the world for good?