How To Love by Katie CotugnoHow To Love by Katie Cotugno

How To Love

byKatie Cotugno

Paperback | March 24, 2015

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For fans of Sarah Dessen and John Green, this is a breathtaking debut about a couple who fall in love...twice.

Before: Reena Montero has loved Sawyer LeGrande for as long as she can remember. But he's never noticed that Reena even exists...until one day, impossibly, he does. Reena and Sawyer fall in messy, complicated love. Then Sawyer disappears without a word, leaving a devastated—and pregnant—Reena behind.

After: Almost three years have passed, and there's a new love in Reena's life: her daughter. Reena's gotten used to life without Sawyer, but just as suddenly as he disappeared, he turns up again. Reena wants nothing to do with him, though she'd be lying if she said his being back wasn't stirring something in her.

After everything that's happened, can Reena really let herself love Sawyer LeGrande again?

Katie Cotugno went to Catholic school for thirteen years, which makes her, as an adult, both extremely superstitious and prone to crushes on boys wearing blazers. She is a 2011 Pushcart Prize nominee whose work has appeared inMississippi Review,Iowa Review, andArgestes, among other literary magazines, as well as on She lives...
Title:How To LoveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.94 inPublished:March 24, 2015Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:006239021X

ISBN - 13:9780062390219


Rated 5 out of 5 by from MUST READ This is #1 on my favorites list. The story was well written and kept me interested the entire time (I couldn't put the book down - real page turner). I love Reena Montero. And, I love Sawyer LeGrande. This book is a MUST READ book for all the YA readers out there who love to fall in love with the characters as much as the characters fall in love with each other.
Date published: 2018-08-21
Rated 3 out of 5 by from An average read The book was ok. It was written well just very slow and somewhat boring.
Date published: 2018-07-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Heartbreakingly Good Fans of stories that bring you to the climx of a good cry are not going to be disappointed by this one. Told in alternating timelines of past and present, readers are taken through the hurricane that is the life of Reena and Sawyer. This is a story that is all too read and set within the realm of possibility. Dealing with heartbreak, teen pregnancy, and other real world issues, the reader is submerged into the turmoil with only a chance to surface when it's all over.
Date published: 2018-06-22
Rated 2 out of 5 by from high hopes! ehhh.. this is my first katie cotugno book so i'm not completely turned away from her books but i'm also not very impressed. i thought it was going to be a lot better. i was expecting ... more ? there was just something missing about this book.
Date published: 2018-06-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE This book was so good. I have a hard time getting through books. Lots of books don't hold my attention but this book did and the way it was written was interesting and showed a lot of different emotions.
Date published: 2018-04-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Liked it! It was an interesting read ... past to presant. So many different emotions felt in this book .
Date published: 2017-12-19
Rated 3 out of 5 by from ok Decent book. Could've been more interesting though
Date published: 2017-12-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from How to Love I really like the way this story was written; very interesting and kept me interested. Love stories don't always have a happy ending and this showed that well.
Date published: 2017-11-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fell in love I started this book about a month ago, started reading it and at first it took me an awful lot to actually want to read it. I am not one for books that bounce back between present and past. But just 100 pages in I could not put the book down and finished it in an evening. I love it, and fell in love with the ending.
Date published: 2017-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really Good Very happy to have read the book
Date published: 2017-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I loved it It was so realistic but also an emotional rollercoaster
Date published: 2017-09-20
Rated 1 out of 5 by from So Disappointing I was so disappointed in how this book unfolded and ended overall. I was super excited to read it because a lot of people had likened it to other books that I have enjoyed... but no. It just didn't do it for me. It felt like the author was hurrying to wrap it all up, which made it seem nonsensical or unrealistic.
Date published: 2017-08-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great read the novel was a great selection. it was cute and i enjoyed following the story of Reena. I recommend reading this book because the love story between the two characters is intriguing and interesting.
Date published: 2017-07-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Book This was a book worth purchasing and is definitely one that I will re-read.
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Very Disturbing and Sad to Read This book is definitely for the more older side of teens as it talks about many disturbing and sad things. However, I believe that is contains a great message which is to go with education first before going with love and boyfriends, because making a mistake when you are young will cost you your future, for instance, if you get pregnant like the main character did in this book. I think the entire tone and mood of the book was depressing and worrisome because she had everything bad happening for her and it talks about deep topics that can be scary in real life. However, I think it is a great lesson to learn from the mistakes in this book and I think that is the author's message in this book, it's never too late and when life gives you lemons you make lemonade. Therefore, I think the author is trying to state to learn from mistakes, preferably other people's mistakes but if you do make a mistake, then learn from that, and grow as a person. Because, yes you messed up and your life is probably changed forever, but you can make the most of it instead of moping and crying and not doing anything about it. I would recommend this to girls ages 14 and up due to its maturity, and the reason why I'm recommending it, is because it teaches a valuable lesson.
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the best books I've read I think this has to be one of my favourite books I've read in a little while. The whole love story between Reena and Sawyer is both heartbreaking and intriguing. The Before & After aspects of each chapter really gives the book perspective and is another reason why I loved it so much!
Date published: 2017-05-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Amazing I read this a few years ago and I absolutely fell in love. I loved the character development. The only thing is that at the end you're left wanting more. A definite must read!
Date published: 2017-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it! This book was so amazing I loved it so much! I wish there was a sequel so I could read more of Reena's story.
Date published: 2017-02-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from wonderful such a heartbreakingly real tale that deals with teen pregnancy. Not my favourite book but it was still one i enjoyed
Date published: 2017-02-23
Rated 3 out of 5 by from cute it was a cute book but not my favorite
Date published: 2017-01-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good Read Definitely enjoyed reading this book. Similar to some of her other books though, the characters could be very frustrating at times. Was good enough for me to read more than once though :)
Date published: 2016-12-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thought it was great! I loved this novel. I liked how it flipped between "before" and "after". It was full of raw emotion that I absolutely gobbled up. I want to read this book again and again!
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Really did not love this I have very mixed feelings about his book, and with the main characters. I feel like the way a lot of the content was handled throughout the novel was done really poorly and that the characters development wasn't really there at all. Although the main relationship throughout the book seemed really damaging to me
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cute Story About First Love/Heartbreak I really enjoyed reading this book. I loved Reena's journey from teenager to young adult and how she managed a child when the father of her child disappeared on her. In a way I hated Sawyer but at the same time I loved him (I mostly hated him for dating Reena's best friend). Overall great story!
Date published: 2016-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Young Adult for Adults I have stopped reading young adult books mainly but I LOVED this novel. I would recommend this to adults or teenagers!
Date published: 2016-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Couldn't put it down! I read this book on vacation and I flew through it. having the two perspectives of before and after was really original. The author keeps you on your toes even though you know what inevitably happens in the "before" section. I can't wait for her next book!
Date published: 2016-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great! I loved how this book was so real. The author gave just the right amount of info away at a time. I also loved how the book was written in "before" and "after", left me wanting to keep reading to find out what will happen next.
Date published: 2015-11-17
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Review from This is the Story of My(Reading) Life There was so much hype surrounding this book before it's release. And I can see why. A YA book the deals with teen pregnancy is a pretty rare find. And even rarer is one that does it realistically. I may not be a teen mother or a mother for that matter, but I've had friends who dealt with all the emotions and issues that arise from having a child way too young. I saw first hand the hard decisions they had to make and how the relationship changed with the baby daddy. So I think Cotugno did a pretty good job capturing the emotional journey of teen pregnancy and the after affects. I also buddy read this with Samantha from The Secret Life of a Bookworm. Which I think was a smart idea on our part. We do quite a few buddy reads, but How to Love is one that's going to have varying opinions and reactions. So it's a really good book to read with someone. As you can discuss with them as you go along or when you're done reading. How to Love is told in alternating chapters; the before and after. The before is the lead up to Reena getting pregnant. It's the start of her relationship with Sawyer. Reena has known Sawyer her whole life. Their families are very close. In fact their parents own a restaurant together. So Reena and Sawyer have spent their time growing up there. But they've never been particularly close. That doesn't mean Reena hasn't loved him from afar. And than one day Sawyer does take notice of her and from there starts their rocky relationship. They spend the next few months fighting and making up. Sawyer is a lot of firsts for Reena. But he's also in a very bad place and Reena can see that but she's also in love. So that tends to fog up your perceptions. Than one day Sawyer is gone. No good-bye. No reason why. He's just gone. Reena also just found out she's pregnant. The after is three years later. Reena is a mother now to her beautiful daughter, Hannah. Of course she loves Hannah to no end, but Reena's life has been anything but easy since Sawyer left. Not only was she fifteen and pregnant but now she had to deal with telling her family by herself. And well that didn't go over so great. Her father is very religious, so having an unwed pregnant teenage daughter did not go over so well in his books. In fact three years later and their relationship is not all that better. Also Sawyer's parents, especially his mom, have decided that ignoring the matter will make it go away. They rarely show interest in their granddaughter. Luckily Reena has her step-mom. She is definitely her steady rock. Than Reena's life is thrown through an even bigger loop when Sawyer suddenly turns back up. He's different. And he wants back into Reena's life. So Reena has to work on whether she should forgive him and getting to know Sawyer again. Before Reena was a little clueless, a bit of a push-over and to in love with someone that wasn't good for her. But it takes a strong person to survive what life threw at Reena. So she survived. She made adjustments to her life and didn't give up. Sure she had to give up on some of her dreams. But she's taking classes at the local college. She has a boyfriend. And she has a beautiful daughter. I really like Reena. But I also have my qualms. And they really started when Sawyer showed up. Firstly Reena is still a bit of a push-over. She needed to stand up for herself to her dad and Sawyer's parents. I understand they're family and it's very hard to tell a member of your family, especially a parent where to go. But their attitude towards Reena was unacceptable. It was a constant worry and hurt for her. That's not right. You got to stick up for yourself. Especially when what happens in your life will affect your daughters life too. Secondly the whole Sawyer situation. Of course Reena is going to be confused over Sawyer. But man did her bad decision making take front and center in her life whenever Sawyer was involved. The lying. The secrets. God, I just wanted to shake her. Especially with the way she treated her boyfriend. What a great guy and she just blows him off. That being said, by the end of the book I was pretty proud of her. She made progress with her father and started to take better control of her life. The biggest downfall with my ability to love How to Love was Sawyer. I had a hard time believing what he was selling. Before Sawyer was a wreck. Drugs, fighting, just everything. He needed help. And he eventually realize that. As to why he took off. He went to get the help he needed. But just leaving without telling anyone was pretty pathetic. So now there's after Sawyer come to make up for his wrongs. I can't fault him for not coming back earlier because he didn't know about Hannah. But that doesn't stop me from disliking the guy. After Sawyer is a definitely a much better person then before Sawyer. He cleaned up his life. And it's clear that now he knows about Hannah he wants to be in her life. But he showes up with this entitlement about him. He just expected Reena to take him back. He had no care about her current life and that she was in a relationship. He came back a better person, so of course she would want him back. Sawyer just rubbed me the wrong way. I didn't find him charming. I didn't like his attitude. I was just not team Sawyer. Although How to Love didn't wow me and I didn't agree with the ending. I still really enjoyed the book. It's emotional and realistic. And shows how something unexpected and life changing is survivable. And how you don't have to give up on your dreams, you might just have to postpone them.
Date published: 2015-08-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from In love with this book I went into this book not knowing anything about it. I never read the synopsis. All I knew was that my sister said it was really good. It was definitely one of the best contemporary novels I have ever read. A perfect mix of love and real life problems making it an ideal read for young people. Well done, Katie Cotugno.
Date published: 2015-07-27
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cute, realistic romance with real-life complications I wasn't sure whether or not I would like this book or not. I was worried I had only picked it up because I had seen it on so many other book reviewing sites - another failed attempt at reviving my reading. Luckily, I really enjoyed this book! It was heart warming and cute, yet still dealt with a hard topic and kept it realistic. I really felt for Reena and her situation. There were a couple of times I was near crying (trying so hard not to cry in public) and OMG the ending! I could stop smiling for hours! I found, like Reena, I had a love/hate relationship with Sawyer - such a bad boy that clearly needs help, but at times has such a good soul that you hope for the best. There were times when Reena would complain about her situation and all I could think about was "what do you have to complain about?? You have a supporting family - at least enough to let you stay at home after getting pregnant". Yes it must have been hard for her, but the "woe is me" moments could - at times - come on a little strong for my taste. But over, this was a very realistic story. I could imagine reacting that way, or having others react that way. There was no insta-love, which was a nice change from the previous romance novels I've read this year. I especially enjoyed going back and forth between "before" and "after". It really helped me connect with the characters and their growth. I loved the ending and, although I would love to know more about their travels, I felt satisfied with their story - no feeling there was something missing or a lot of build-up with no real conclusion. If you're looking for a light-hearted, quick read this is your book. I really enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone who enjoys realistic romance novels with some real-life complications.
Date published: 2014-12-19
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disappointing I was really looking forward to reading this book. It had a few reviews saying that it strayed from the typical form of a love story, something I thought I might like. I enjoyed how it was written, which switched from past to present but that was about it. I found the main character dislikable, she was constantly making decisions that were not wise and seemed out of character since she was always described as being a mature girl with her friend making the wild choices. It just didn't fit. I found Swayer more bearable but still wasn't a fan of him. There was a common theme of people making bad decisions, which I could understand more coming from Swayer because of his bad boy character. I had to force myself to finish the book because I couldn't stand to have a half read book on my shelf even if it killed me to finish it. Unfortunately I can't say that I would recommend this book to anyone even though I wanted it to be really good, it just wasn't.
Date published: 2014-04-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Love Story I've Read In A While! 4.5/5 stars I hate cheesy love stories. I hate the usual problems that couples have to deal with, especially the girls. Their hearts usually get broken when the popular jock ends up kissing with another snobby girl and then the broken-hearted girl meets the sweet-bad boy and they fall in love and all the worries float away... nope. How To Love wasn't even close to the average-cheesy love story. There was much more depth into the whole story and it was plain beautiful. I adored Sawyer, like don't even get me started. He was... beautiful and adorable. You could say that he was the average bad boy, but to me, he was much more than that. He made Reena become a better person, and you'll figure that out throughout the book. Every adorable phrase he said made me smile and wish for him. :) Reena sometimes made me angry. She was too snobby sometimes and didn't act her age. She tried to act like an adult, but she never could accomplish that. In my opinion, she was a bad mother to Hannah.  I loved this book to the end though. The author just made the story so riveting and unstoppable. I need more!
Date published: 2014-03-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Review from Esther's Ever After This is not your traditional love story. Reena and Sawyer's relationship is far from picture perfect. It is messy and real, and we're privy to the very raw emotions Reena experiences as she first connects and then reconnects with Sawyer. Reena's experiences are going to feel very personal for many readers, I bet. And the story is an honest account of what happened to Reena and how she reacted, as opposed to any sort of moral reflection of the choices made. Reasons to Read: 1. Authentic characters: These characters are laid out for us, flaws and all. I didn't always like the characters, and I didn't always like what they did. I feel the same way about people in real life. They make bad decisions, and we have to deal with the consequences right along with them. 2. The significance of free will: In fact, I think the whole story is about the bad decisions we make, the people they affect, and how we can all choose to respond to those choices. It's like a domino effect, how each decision has a ripple effect on so many others. 3. A microcosm of real life: I've very rarely read a book that is so honest. I truly believe that not every negative experience is bad through and through (and vice versa with positive experiences). It just isn't that black and white. I loved that How to Love showed us the good parts of Reena's life with her daughter, and the hard parts as well.  And just like this isn't your traditional love story, I'd say it isn't your traditional ending either. It left me feeling like the ending was a little bit off. Frankly, the relationship between Reena and Sawyer was troubling to me, and I'm not entirely sure whether that was intentional or not. This ending was the worst part of the book for me, because nothing felt wrapped up. I didn't feel as if decisions had been made, as much as they had just been put off. Maybe it's just that the decisions weren't satisfying to me. ARC received from HarperCollins Canada for review; no other compensation was received.
Date published: 2014-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Contemporary How to Love was a read that took me by surprise. Maybe it was because of the fact that it dealt with teen pregnancy in a totally different way, or maybe it was the way it chose to reveal an extraordinary love story. All of these aspects drew me into this story and I honestly felt myself crumble at certain points. It is one thing to read a love story from beginning to end, but it is a totally different experience you read the same two people fall in and out of love, and then fall back in love all in the same book. It was quite the story to read, and quite emotional at that. Contemporary is a genre that prides itself on realistic stories, and love is usually a high priority. But sometimes these things can get stale and boring—How to Love changes the way we think about love stories in YA contemporary. Like i said earlier, How to Love deals with love in a very different way. I am so used to reading a love story from beginning to end, but in this novel the author turns that on its head. We not only get the chance to watch a love blossom, but also fall apart. It is something that is not really touched upon in YA novels. There is usually a happily ever after, and, although at one point in this story there might be, it is definitely not the normal definition. But we also get to read these same two character, fall back in love, over a year later. This something i loved reading because one, it was so different from other novels, and two, it made for some amazing character development. If you read a book this year it should be How to Love, because it will make you think about what love really means. Even though these characters were young and naive at times, they were also destined to teach each other how to love.
Date published: 2014-01-05
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Disappointed; Didn't feel the love I thought How to Love would swooning at the story but I'm quite disappointed. This book wasn't at all how I thought it would be. The story transitions between before and after. That way we get to see the past and what's happening in the present as well. The constantly switching made it harder for me to connect with the story. Just when I felt comfortable, it switches yet again. I think my main problems were with the characters. I didn't like the main characters at all. I had the biggest problem with Sawyer LeGrande. I got a bad vibe off of him the first time I saw him in the story. I feel like he's a manipulative person and I still don't know whether he loves Reena or not in the end. I think he's a bad influence on Reena and I'm also annoyed at how easily Reena falls head over heels for him. Whatever he says goes. She doesn't even put up much of a fight. Even when Reena saw that Sawyer was a bad person, she still went for him anyways. I don't really get their relationship at all. I actually wished she went with Aaron (other love interest) because I see how he is good for her and the baby. Basically, the main characters annoyed me to no end. It kept me from enjoying the story and I would always pick out all the dumb things that Reena did with Sawyer. I literally have an annoying voice ranting in my head at very single thing the two did together. Everything was pretty irrational and I don't understand how this relationship would work.
Date published: 2013-11-03
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Lacks character development; disappointing. Do not be fooled. This is not a beautiful love story. It’s harsh, unapologetic and just…not fun. It's also not a step-by-step instructions on how to handle all the emotional warfare a person would face when they fall in love (as the title subtly implies). It will not teach you how to mend a broken heart. It doesn’t even teach you how to forgive; it tells you to let bygones be bygones without a single thought to how that person almost broke you. One thing you would realize, however, is that sometimes, regardless of how shitty that person treated you, you know deep inside that you've done each other a favour. Thus, is the ugly kind of love between Serena and Sawyer. I am tempted to rant; but I shall refrain. I have waited an eternity for this book. I read it as soon as I got it in my grabby little hands. And why wouldn’t I want to read it? It sounded so good despite my inkling that reading it will put me through an emotional grinder. See, I knew it was going to be one of those reads. Pretty book, pretty packaging...but the inside? But I've always been a fan of romances where one somehow walks away for whatever reason. I imagine how he or she would grovel to get the love of their lives back. I was salivating for that moment when they finally reunite and when Sawyer finally gets his comeuppance; when Serena tells him all the ways that he'd fu*ked up and what he needed to do to get back in her graces. Well, that was a disappointment and a half. Sawyer was a problematic kid to begin with; but becomes impossibly so when it was compounded by a certain event that made him even more unbearable to take. He was a user who clung on to Serena because she’s the only thing that was normal in his life at the time. He was immature, selfish and a total dick. I’m sorry, there’s just no way around it. I could’ve liked him if he grew up a bit but even after he comes back there was no growth and development with his character at all. He was the same selfish person who thinks everything should be handed to him easy. The same could be said for Serena. The numerous “shut up!” when she didn't want to listen to Sawyer just annoyed me to heavens. What are you, fourteen? She got pregnant at 16; three years later, time and experience didn't give this girl a level of maturity you would expect from someone who’s been through so much. The author failed to distinguish the before and after – there was no sense that they’ve changed. But perhaps I'm expecting too much. Can I honestly say that a person's level of maturity should improve in three years? Maybe not. All things considered though, these two were the same kids as they were before and after they had their child. There were a lot of unfinished businesses here; Sawyer’s parents, for example. I wanted them to apologize to Serena. I wanted them to admit that they were sanctimonious hypocrites who looked down at Serena for getting pregnant at 16. They didn’t even acknowledge the fact that it takes two people to make a baby and that their son has a hand (er, so to speak) in it. They ignored and pretended Serena and baby Hannah didn’t exist until after Sawyer showed up. Please. Whatever happened to Sawyer when he left wasn't addressed either. Nor the reason why he left. The plot wasn't tidy and the ending? Bah. Overall, this book wasn't bad. I supposed it's okay. But for someone who've waited for a long time, and had expected so much, it was such a disappointment. Sucks to be me, I guess.
Date published: 2013-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Will Leave You Speechless! This book was by far my favorite of 2013!! It's definitely worth the wait until it comes out in October !! How To Love is one book you need to read because it was emotional, and beautifully written. I started it and I literally could not put it down. In Katie Cotugno's debut she gives her readers a raw and emotional roller coaster. With her characters that you actually can feel through reading. I liked how it started with meeting Sawyer again 2 years later then before when they were beginning their relationship. How to Love starts from "after", which starts as Reena ( aka. Serena) is taking care of her child, and at a young age of 18. At the gas station where she comes face to face with Sawyer LeGrande who you get to know that they have history. After coming back after how many years to come back and try to be a part of Reena's life past and present. The way its told tells the reader about the beginning of their relationship to modern day. This was a light cute read that I could read over and over again! I have never read any book like this which made me love it more since its about the guy leaving the girl, then shows up years later. How to Love was the perfect balance of Reena trying to trust herself again and to experience her first love which really made this book. I was smiling throughout most of the book and some were tears at what Reena was experiencing dealing with her family, new love and reconnecting with a past love. Reena is the most toughest main character I have ever read. The way Cotungo made the differences from her age of 15 and 18 were effortless. She was more mature as she was learning to raise a child on her own as well as when she was fifteen she did some naive things to make her immature. Reena felt real and believable as she went through all these events. She had many good qualities as well as flaws that make her human and easy to relate to in this genre. I definitely felt a lot for her through out the book. Now on to Sawyer who can be a complete idiot. I did not like him at all during most of the book because of how he left Reena who didn't even know she was pregnant with his baby. I would feel the same way Reena did if I had a child at 16 and he left and came back after two years. But after you read this book you do feel sorry for him and start to love him because he gets Reena and how much they really love each other. Sawyer did pressure Reena into doing some things that she was not interested in. She would skip class with him and miss big tests, and she is a smart girl. During the "before" you see that he was not a good character/romance at the time. He was always getting drunk, having parties late and having sex. His growth as a character in the "after" part where he realizes his consequences from his past. He is more responsible and likable. Another important aspect is Reena's friendships with Allie (Reena's best friend during school/Sawyers girlfriend) who died. There was a lot of things that was emphasized around this death as well as it was a bit hanging since we did not get to know about Allie. The event is a main part of the book that does play a significance in Reena and Sawyers relationship. Katie Cotungo is a writing genius who knows how to capture readers hearts with just a debut. It was beautiful and it will make you smile. Reena's narrating was full of emotion and she had a lot of brains and is trying to turn a new leaf. Cotungo's writing left me speechless after a few days because it affected me so much. I couldn't even pick up another book! The events that happened does demonstrate real life and it had a good balance between life and fiction. I would now say I would read any upcoming books by this author. Pick up this book immediately because you will also fall in love with it!
Date published: 2013-09-25

Editorial Reviews

“Readers looking for a story of whirlwind passion…and a happily-ever-after drive into the sunset will not be disappointed.”