Love is a dangerous angel.
In five luminous novels, acclaimed writer Francesca Lia Block spins a saga of interwoven lives and beating hearts. These postmodern fairy tales take us to a magical Los Angeles, a place where life is a mystery, pain can lead to poetry, strangers become intertwined souls, and everyone is searching for the most beautiful and dangerous angel of all: love.--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
I read the first book in the series a few months ago and found it pretentious and silly. I found the characters impossible to empathise with and the situations they found... Read morePublished on 29 Jan. 2004
The thing that first caught my attention was the wonderful, creative, cover;it was astounding! But the book itself was even better, mixing real life situations with imaginative... Read morePublished on 8 July 1999
This book was a great book. i couldn't put it down. From the moment you pick it up you feel like part of Weetzie's world. You feel like your right there with them. It was great. Read morePublished on 5 July 1999
Lanky Lizards! These books are my favorites, of all time. Francesca Lia Block writes so well, I'm astounded every time I read them. Read morePublished on 5 July 1999
I read the previous reviews and was very taken with the description of this book.... The stories were described as modern fairy tales, "transcendant", rich with... Read morePublished on 30 Jun. 1999
Like gorgeous rainbow-speckled bubbles as pale as Weetzie Bat's spiky hair, these five mini-novels stick out among the drabness of young adult literature. Read morePublished on 29 Jun. 1999
This book may be catergorized as a childrens book, but it relates to both the young and the old. After reading this book-i read it again. Read morePublished on 26 Jun. 1999
Where can you start describing Francesca Lia Block's writing? It's of a different world, it's transcendant. She writes with such an amazing, lyrical style, it baffles the mind. Read morePublished on 21 Jun. 1999