A debut YA from a US author.
“Incisive, wholehearted dialogue and lovely prose … this coming-of-age tale cuts to the core.” —Kirkus
“More than a love story, this novel is a timely, moving statement…” —The Horn Book
“A bittersweet romance built on hope and forgiveness … readers will be swept away on an adventure filled with love and longing.” —Booklist
Vanessa has been reaching for the stars since she was a little girl, and is determined to get into her dream Ivy League university to study astronomy. Zach is a talented artist, but he’s not even thinking about college. He needs to stay home and support his family, working on the same oil rig where his dad was killed in an accident. Their future looks poles apart… but then again, opposites attract. A gorgeous romance about that special person who changes everything – perfect for fans of Jennifer Niven and Nicola Yoon.