I Know It's Over

I Know It's Over

Book - 2008
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Random House, Inc.
An exciting new YA voice!

Pure. Unplanned. Perfect. Those were Nick’s summer plans before Sasha stepped into the picture. With the collateral damage from his parents’ divorce still settling and Dani (his girl of the moment) up for nearly anything, complications are the last thing he needs. All that changes, though, when Nick runs into Sasha at the beach in July. Suddenly he’s neck-deep in a relationship and surprised to find he doesn’t mind in the least. But Nick’s world shifts again when Sasha breaks up with him. Then weeks later, while Nick’s still reeling from the breakup, she turns up at his doorstep and tells him she’s pregnant, and Nick finds himself struggling once more to understand the girl he can’t stop caring for, the girl who insists that it’s still over.

★ “Authentic and sophisticated.”—Kirkus Reviews, Starred

★ “Debut novelist Martin displays uncanny insight.”—Publishers Weekly, Starred

“Sensors be damned; this novel should be read by every teen in North America, and every parent.”—Catherine Gilbert Murdock, author of Dairy Queen

Baker & Taylor
Sixteen-year-old Nick experiences exhilaration and despair in his relationship with his girlfriend Sasha especially when, after instigating a trial separation, she announces that she is pregnant.

& Taylor

Having every intention of having a summer of fun and getting over a broken heart, Nick's life changes dramatically when he reconnects with his ex, she breaks up with him once again, and then suddenly returns at the end of summer to inform him that she is pregnant. Reprint.

Publisher: New York : Random House, c2008
ISBN: 9780375845673
Characteristics: 244 p ; cm


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JasmineAurora Feb 18, 2012

This was such a sad but great book. I liked that it was told from the male's point of view. It was overall really wonderful.

k_t Apr 07, 2011

Really good portrayal of teen pregnancy told from the father's point of view. Nick is such an interesting, complex character with more depth than we sometimes get to see from guys in YA books. Overall, a realistic, sometimes heart-breaking book. Recommended.

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