Second: her mother’s decision to relocate to the East Coast. After her father’s sudden death, Amy’s mom has decided to start anew—in Connecticut, just before the start of senior year. There were three things Amy Curry didn’t expect out of senior year. The only problem? amy hasn’t gotten behind the wheel since the car accident that took her father’s life.
And she’s decided that it’ll be Amy’s job to get the car from California to Connecticut. Enter roger, a family friend, tasked by his mother to help Amy drive across the country. First: her father’s death. Amy’s not pleased to be driving across the country with a boy she barely knows, she must confront the past she’s running from, come to terms with the grief of losing a parent, but as Amy gets lost on her cross-country adventure, and learn how to open her heart in order to find herself again.
Third: Roger Sullivan. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers.
Second Chance Summer
And taylor discovers that the people she thought she had left behind haven’t actually gone anywhere. From the flying start author of Amy & Roger’s Epic Detour comes a powerful novel about hope in the face of heartbreak. Crammed into a place much smaller and more rustic than they are used to, they begin to get to know each other again.
Sometimes, there is just enough time to get a second chance with family, though, with friends, and with love. As the summer progresses and the Edwards become more of a family, they’re more aware than ever that they’re battling a ticking clock. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Her former best friend is still around, as is her first boyfriend—and he’s much cuter at seventeen than he was at twelve.
Taylor edwards’s family might not be the closest-knit—everyone is a little too busy and overscheduled—but for the most part, they get along just fine. Then, taylor’s dad gets devastating news, and her parents decide that the family will spend one last summer all together at their old lake house in the Pocono Mountains.
The Unexpected Everything
Suddenly she’s doing things that aren’t andie at all—working as a dog walker, just maybe, and maybe, doing an epic scavenger hunt with her dad, letting the super cute Clark get closer than she expected. Friends? palmer, bri, and toby—pretty much the most awesome people on the planet, who needs anyone else? Relationships? No one’s worth more than three weeks.
So it’s no surprise that Andie has her summer all planned out too. Simon byr. Dad? avoid him as much as possible which isn’t that hard considering he’s a Congressman and he’s never around. Future? A top-tier medical school. And she always sticks to her plan. Palmer, bri, and toby tell her to embrace all the chaos, but can she really let go of her control? Simon schuster Books for Young Readers.
Until a political scandal costs Andie her summer pre-med internship, and lands both she and Dad back in the same house together for the first time in years. Andie must learn to embrace the beauty in chaos in this New York Times bestselling novel about friendship, finding yourself, and all the joys in life that happen while you’re busy making other plans.
Andie has a plan.
Since You've Been Gone
Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. But what if they can lead her to Sloane?Apple picking at night? Okay, easy enough. Dance until dawn? Sure. Hellogiggles. Com says, “basically i couldn’t be more in love with this book, ” from the bestselling author of Second Chance Summer and Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour.
Before sloane, emily didn’t go to parties, she barely talked to guys, and she didn’t do anything crazy. Enter sloane, social tornado and the best kind of best friend—someone who yanks you out of your shell. But right before what should have been an epic summer, Sloane just…disappears. Why not?kiss a stranger? wait…what?getting through sloane’s list will mean a lot of firsts, and with a whole summer ahead of her—and with the unexpected help of the handsome Frank Porter—who knows what she’ll find.
Go skinny dipping? um…—includes sixteen pages of bonus content!— Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. There’s just a random to-do list with thirteen bizarre tasks that Emily would never try. Simon byr. Emily is about to take some risks and have the most unexpected summer ever.
Save the Date
Charlie is desperate for one last perfect weekend, before the house is sold and everything changes. The house will be filled with jokes and games and laughs again. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. And the wedding planner’s nephew is unexpectedly, distractingly…cute. Not to mention the neighbor who seems to be bent on sabotage and a storm that is bent on drenching everything.
And she’ll realize that sometimes, trying to keep everything like it was in the past means missing out on the future. The guests are all crazy. Making decisions about things like what college to attend and reuniting with longstanding crush Jesse Foster—all that can wait. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers.
The cinema-worthy rom-com of your summer reading dreams. Bustle father of the bride meets Sixteen Candles in the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Morgan Matson. Charlie grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the first time in years, all four of her older siblings will be under one roof.
Simon byr. The only problem? The weekend is shaping up to be an absolute disaster.
Save the Date
Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. And she’ll realize that sometimes, trying to keep everything like it was in the past means missing out on the future. The only problem? The weekend is shaping up to be an absolute disaster. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. There’s the unexpected dog with a penchant for howling, house alarm that won’t stop going off, and a papergirl with a grudge.
The justice of the peace is missing. She wants to focus on making the weekend perfect. Charlie is desperate for one last perfect weekend, before the house is sold and everything changes. The cinema-worthy rom-com of your summer reading dreams. Bustle “a sparkling summer story ideal for teens who are on that bittersweet cusp of change.
Booklist “A romantic comedy of errors. Publishers weekly father of the Bride meets Sixteen Candles in the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Morgan Matson. Charlie grant’s older sister is getting married this weekend at their family home, and Charlie can’t wait—for the first time in years, all four of her older siblings will be under one roof.
Over the course of three ridiculously chaotic days, Charlie will learn more than she ever expected about the family she thought she knew by heart. The band will only play covers. And the wedding planner’s nephew is unexpectedly, distractingly…cute.
By Your Side
An irresistible story from kasie west that explores the timeless question: What do you do when you fall for the person you least expect?When Autumn Collins finds herself accidentally locked in the library for an entire weekend, she doesn’t think things could get any worse. Except there is more to Dax than meets the eye.
As he and autumn at first grudgingly, open up to each other, and then not so grudgingly, Autumn is struck by their surprising connection. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. No one does. Instead it becomes clear that autumn is going to have to spend the next couple of days living off vending-machine food and making conversation with a boy who clearly wants nothing to do with her.
But that’s before she realizes that Dax Miller is locked in with her. Autumn doesn’t know much about Dax except that he’s trouble. Still, her almost-boyfriend, she just keeps reminding herself that it is only a matter of time before Jeff, realizes he left her in the library and comes to rescue her.
Only he doesn’t come. Simon byr. Between the rumors about the fight he was in and that brief stint in juvie that followed it and his reputation as a loner, he’s not exactly the ideal person to be stuck with. Harperteen.
The Boy Most Likely To
Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. When these two crash into each other, they crash hard. Speak. Harperteen. Simon byr. Told in tim’s and alice’s distinctive, this novel is for readers of The Spectacular Now, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, entirely compelling voices, disarming, and Paper Towns.
The romantic companion to my Life Next Door—great for fans of Sarah Dessen and Jenny Han. With bonus jase and samantha content in the paperback! tim mason was The Boy Most Likely To find the liquor cabinet blindfolded, need a liver transplant, and drive his car into a house Alice Garrett was The Girl Most Likely To.
. Well, not date her little brother’s baggage-burdened best friend, for starters. But tim has never been known for making the smart choice, and Alice is starting to wonder if the “smart” choice is always the right one. For alice, nothing could be scarier than falling for Tim. For tim, it wouldn’t be smart to fall for Alice.
Speak. Not all those who wander are lost, but Aubree Sadler most definitely is on this novel’s whirlwind trip through Europe. Harperteen. But when her older sister, aubree is talked into taking over Elizabeth’s summer job, Elizabeth, gets into real trouble, leading a group of senior citizens on a bus tour through Europe.
Aubree doesn’t even make it to the first stop in amsterdam before their perfect plan unravels, and an unexpected guest: the tour company owner’s son, leaving her with no phone, no carefully prepared binder full of helpful facts, Sam. Aubree knows this trip may show her who she really is—she just hopes she likes where she ends up.
Considering she’s pretending to be elizabeth, she absolutely shouldn’t fall for him, but she can’t help it, especially with the most romantic European cities as the backdrop for their love story. But her relationship with sam is threatening to ruin her relationship with her sister, and she feels like she’s letting both of them down.
Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Harper Teen. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. A romantic and charming YA debut perfect for fans of Stephanie Perkins and Jenny Han. Aubree can’t think of a better place to be than in perfectly boring Ohio, and she’s ready for a relaxing summer. Simon byr.
My Life Next Door
Until one summer evening, Jase Garrett climbs her terrace and changes everything. As the two fall fiercely in love, Jase's family makes Samantha one of their own. Speak. Loud, numerous, messy, affectionate. A gorgeous debut about family, first romance, friendship, and how to be true to one person you love without betraying anotherThe Garretts are everything the Reeds are not.
. Then in an instant, the bottom drops out of her world and she is suddenly faced with an impossible decision. Harperteen. Which perfect family will save her? Or is it time she saved herself?A dreamy summer read, full of characters who stay with you long after the story is over. A summer romance with depth. The boston sunday globe"Fitzpatrick's excellent first novel movingly captures the intensity of first love.
Publishers weekly, starred review"An almost perfect summer romance. Kirkus reviews"on par with authors such as Sarah Dessen and Deb Caletti. Slj simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. And every day from her balcony perch, seventeen-year-old Samantha Reed wishes she was one of them.
P.S. I Like You
Speak. Speak. Simon byr. Lily realizes she's kind of falling for this letter writer. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. The next day, she finds that someone has continued the lyrics on the desk, and added a message to her. Harperteen. Simon schuster Books for Young Readers. Intrigue!soon, recommending bands, Lily and her anonymous pen pal are exchanging full-on letters -- sharing secrets, and opening up to each other.
Harper Teen. Signed, sealed, delivered. While spacing out in Chemistry class, Lily scribbles some of her favorite song lyrics onto her desk. Only who is he? as lily attempts to unravel the mystery, friends, crushes, and juggle school, and her crazy family, she discovers that matters of the heart can't always be spelled out.
. Kasie west brings irresistible wit, warmth, and sparkle to this swoon-worthy story of love showing up when you least expect it.