What Happens Now (Hardcover)

By Jennifer Castle

HarperTeen, 9780062250476, 384pp.

Publication Date: June 7, 2016

List Price: 17.99*
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An emotional and heartwarming novel from the author of The Beginning of After, an ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults. Perfect for fans of Sarah Dessen!

The summer Ari first sees Camden, she longs for him from afar. When the two forge a true connection the following summer, Ari lets herself fall . . . hard. As their romance blossoms, she’ll have to discover the very real boy behind her infatuation while also struggling with her own demons, obligations, and loyalties.

What Happens Now is an insightful and touching novel about learning to heal, learning to love, and what happens when fantasy becomes reality, from acclaimed author Jennifer Castle.

Praise For What Happens Now

“A sweet, sensitive romance distinguished by its respect for fandom.”

“Castle’s latest explores life and relationships with a gentle touch, steady rhythm, and quirky characters who face real issues...This romance between shy teens has wide appeal and happily delivers for those who enjoy works by Sarah Dessen.”

“Castle’s latest captures the feeling of the infinite possibilities that summer holds.”

“Castle depicts the subtle complexities of familial and romantic relationships with vividness and sensitivity.”

“What Happens Now is the perfect book for a lazy summer day.”