Genre: YA, Chick Lit
My Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
What It’s About..
What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them… all at once?
Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean Song keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. They aren’t love letters that anyone else wrote for her; these are ones she’s written. One for every boy she’s ever loved—five in all. When she writes, she pours out her heart and soul and says all the things she would never say in real life, because her letters are for her eyes only. Until the day her secret letters are mailed, and suddenly, Lara Jean’s love life goes from imaginary to out of control
They aren’t love letters that someone else wrote for me; I don’t have any of those. These are ones I’ve written. There’s one for every boy I’ve ever loved—five in all
OMG. Talk about book hangover! I actually stayed up till 6am just cause I wanted to see how everything ends!! Totally worth the lack of sleep.
I have to say, I am pleasantly surprised by this one! You know the saying “never judge a book by its cover”? Well..I totally overlooked this one when it first came out. I thought the cover was a little too girly for my taste. But thanks to the Netflix trailer, I knew I would enjoy the book.
I’ve been on this chick lit binge and devoured every moment of it. There were parts that caught me by surprise, cause it was not the way I thought it would go.
-Outspoken & wise beyond her years. She reminds me a little of myself: will stop at nothing to get what she wants (in a good way of course).
Kavinsky aka Peter K
-He may have been the popular, “Handsome Boy”, but he was so not what I was expecting. I found myself rooting for him.
ONES I DIDN’T CARE FOR
-Sure, he was the nice guy and literally the guy next door. But for some reason he annoyed me.
-I had a love/hate for her. She was cute and quirky, but it bothered me how afraid she was to speak her mind.
-As despicable the as the villain is with every story. I also happen to find myself loving the bitchiest characters. Why? Because they are always, in my opinion, the ones who are well-written.
I definitely wanted to punch her!
Have you read it? Did you have a favourite character?? Who’s excited for the film?