Contents Under Pressure
A fresh, honest look at the difficult choices and unexpected joys in a girl’s life under pressure.
Lucy Doyle is about to explode. She’s sure her name might as well be Loser because she‘s never, ever been kissed. To make matters worse, nearly all of her friends have left her behind for boys. Even Lucy’s favorite brother doesn’t seem to have time for her anymore. He’s just m
I related to Lucy at first; she didn't know where she fit in when it came to the dating scene, and I get that. Then she started dating, and that connection was lost.
I also felt for Jack at first, because he's trying to deal with an unplanned prenancy and his little sister can't help but...more
Lucy has never had a real official boyfriend and least likely kissed. But then Tobin(OMG a junior) gets a crush on Lucy(freshman)...and her world completely changes.
She goes from feeling like a loser to having the best life she could ever have. She has a lot of things going on and she doesn't know how to deal with them. She really looks up to her brother but when she finds out he's not so perfect as she thought. Some new girl(her brother's "friend")moves in with the family....more
I feel like I've read a short story book. This book contained very little detail And there are a lot Of things you'll be left wondering about. There is a good thing about books like this - you get to create further details from your mind! I'd like to think the beautiful cover of this book was actually a painting of Lucy made by Tobin since you know ... he likes to paint and stuff.
Lucy, the protagonist, is the only character I ever connected with and with a...more
Then it turns out Tobin likes her back and they become an item, but she has to figure out how far she'll go with her new boyfriend. Also, things are getting more awkward with her brother Jack, since he's come back to live with the family and Lucy has to share her room with his pregnant girlfriend.
This is a d...more
That said, I'm not entirely sure I'd have like this one hot off the presses.
Lara has also published two novels under the...more