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A New York Times bestseller. In the tradition of Speak, this extraordinary debut novel “is a poignant book that realistically looks at the lasting effects of trauma on love, relationships, and life” (School Library Journal, starred review).Eden was always good at being good. Starting high school did

Author Amber Smith

Pages 384

Publisher Simon and Schuster

Published Date 2017-03-07

ISBN 1481449362 9781481449366

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skye_edelson-bennett shared a tip "Very heartbreaking book! Got through it very fast, had my attention the whole time. Trigger warnings"

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alyissa_baller shared a tip "Oh gosh honestly when she finally tells someone"

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ava_hawes shared a tip "Ahh so many books pop into my head Something Borrowed by Emily Griffin is great too"

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carly_cat_1215 shared a tip "I was good. I didn't finish it though bc the topic makes me uncomfortable"

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aspen_bates shared a tip "Something touching and if you've gone through similar situations it's easy to fall into this book."

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seaweed shared a tip "i love this book so much it’s so well written"

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maggie_marcus shared a tip "Tear jerker that is a must read for all women! Young characters, but relatable life moments!"

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makayla_looney shared a tip "Truly heartbreaking and beautifully written. #tearjerker"

taylorlarson22 shared a tip "so good. takes you through the years of high school through the pov of a young girl who went through something tragic."

josie_bonner shared a tip "I love this story! This is my favorite book at the moment"

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amandawatches90 shared a tip "This book was such an amazing read!so raw with emotions, this is totally going to be on my tbr again this year!❤"

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julia_perez_8158 shared a tip "This book was probably a book a could relate to i felt very emotional reading it!! But everything about it was amazingly written."

taryn_denny shared a tip "Amazing book"

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destiny_barker_5193 shared a tip "It’s sad and happy and has a good plot i read it about a month ago it’s definitely one of my top tens"

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taylor_st._john shared a tip "Dark, intense, heartbreaking and yet I couldn’t put it down."

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lacedfruit shared a tip "i just finished this book and absolutely loved it, does anyone know any books similar to this one? <33"

reece_dodson shared a tip "So sad but definitely worth the tears"

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victoria_378 shared a tip "Absolutely loved this book made me cry#romance #high_school #triggerwarning #rape"

levi_don shared a tip "this is probably one of the only books that’s had a lasting impact on me. 10/10 recommend."

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kaydence_johnson_4344 shared a tip "Love it"

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crystal_parker_3069 shared a tip "I loved this book so much. My daughter handed it down to me and it was an unbelievable read."

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Jayden.rose1994 shared a tip "Such a great coming to age book and I think that every teen should experience this amazing read"

clara_9522 shared a tip "This book will have a lasting impact on me. As a mother it had me very emotional throughout."

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tiffany_zambrano shared a tip "Heartbreaking story. Every girl needs to read this"

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sarah_kelly_6758 shared a tip "This book made me cry hard like no other book has in a long time"

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kae_hester shared a tip "LOVE THIS BOOK"

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keroppia__ shared a tip "this is the fastest ive ever read a book.. its so good, i definitely reccommend!!"

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sapph_h shared a tip "Seriously the best book I have ever read"

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hailey_sira shared a tip "Does anyone know of some books similar to the way I used to be"

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amber_ell shared a tip "I so close to finishing this book and I’m OBSESSED! Can anyone recommend books similar to this one?"

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lileigh_keeley shared a tip "It’s really really good. I absolutely love it, I am. Victim of rape so it can be triggering, but over all it’s amazing"

hailee_like shared a tip "This is my favorite. I have never cried so much during a book."

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ivy_j shared a tip "Very traumatic and heartbreaking. It was one of those books that tear you up emotionally."

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fore shared a tip "I read this in one night, really good!!"

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