By Simone Elkeles
A clean, city twist at the vintage story of star-crossed enthusiasts.
When Brittany Ellis walks into chemistry type at the first day of senior 12 months, she has no clue that her conscientiously created “perfect” lifestyles is ready to resolve ahead of her eyes. She’s compelled to be lab companions with Alex Fuentes, a gang member from the opposite part of city, and he's approximately to threaten every little thing she's labored so demanding for—her wonderful popularity, her courting along with her boyfriend, and the key that her domestic existence is whatever yet excellent. Alex is a nasty boy and he is familiar with it. So whilst he makes a chance together with his associates to trap Brittany into his existence, he thinks not anything of it. yet quickly Alex realizes Brittany is a true individual with genuine difficulties, and without notice the guess he made in vanity becomes whatever even more. In a passionate tale approximately having a look underneath the outside, Simone Elkeles breaks in the course of the stereotypes and limitations that threaten to maintain Brittany and Alex aside.
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I regretted snapping at Robbie, but sometimes his Big Brother act went too far. Still, Robbie had always been that way—jealous, overprotective, forever looking out for me, like it was his job. I couldn’t remember when I first met him; it felt like he’d always been there. The cafeteria was noisy and dim. I hovered just inside the door, looking for Scott, only to see him at a table in the middle of the f loor, surrounded by cheerleaders and football jocks. I THE IRON KING 37 hesitated. I couldn’t just march up to that table and sit down; Angie Whitmond and her cheerleading squad would rip me to shreds.
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