Alexa Morgan and Devin have been best friends and have lived in each others pockets all their lives. Now the day before her 12 birthday, Alexa’s parents have decided to move and Alexa and Devin are devastated but vow to keep in touch. Alexa after seeing the new house and the hot older boy next door decides things aren’t too bad.
Alexa loves her life, she has wonderful parents, who are devoted to her and she has the best of friends. Alexa is turning 16 and has the day planned to spend with her best friends. Once Devin and Alexa are alone Devin shocks Alexa with a secret he has been hiding. Alexa is devastated when she learns his secret and he walks out of her life. Ethan, Lexi’s bad boy next door neighbor and the boy she has been crushing on since she moved finds her and comforts her.
Alexa is now 18 and has been given the worst most tragic news of her life. Alexa and Ethan become close as she finds herself relying on him after the tragic loss. When Devin shows up after two years Alexa finds herself in the middle of her best friend and the bad boy next door, both of whom want to help her through her loss.
Alexa is finally getting her life on track with the help of her friends and is about to graduate but something from her past is about to come back and knock her on her arse.
Will Alexa be able to deal with the shock or will this cause more trouble than she can deal with? Will it cause her to loose the best thing she has built and possibly her heart?
This book is about a young girl learning to live through tragedy but with the love and support from friends she is making a life for herself. It is a bit of a roller coaster ride as you walk along side Alexa but it is a good story.
Reviewed by @jennadb