When Carolina and Trevor meet on their first day of school, something draws them to each other. They gradually share first kisses, first touches, first sexual experiences. When they’re together, nothing else matters. But one of them will make a choice, and the other a mistake, that will break what they thought was unbreakable. Both will wish that they could fall in love again for the first time . . . but first love, by definition, can’t happen twice.
Told in Carolina and Trevor's alternating voices, this is an up-close-and-personal story of two teenagers falling in love for the first time, and discovering it might not last forever.
Firsts are hard. Caroline and Trevor become fast friends...then something more than that...then finally lovers. It's a unique experience and the reader will get the chance to experience their firsts along with them and possibly reminisce about his/her own. I really liked how sweet and innocent the whole "love" started. I hated that I already knew that it wasn't going to end well. Caroline and Trevor are imperfect characters who are growing continually throughout the novel. The author really made me feel like I was back in high school (and it wasn't that long ago!). I can honestly say I was nothing like these characters though.
I enjoyed the feel of the high school atmosphere and that the author created the characters realistically. Caroline and Trevor reminded me of people I could have met back when I was 14. I would have thought they were way ahead of me in certain ways though! There were a lot of sex scenes and the author stuck to realism when it came to unprotected teen sex. Overall, this book is recommended to young adult readers.
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