Wild Cards

Wild Cards

eBook - 2013
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Told from two viewpoints, Derek Fitzpatrick, kicked out of boarding school, must move with his stepmother to her childhood home in Illinois, where he meets Ashtyn Parker, who may be able to achieve her dream of a football scholarship with bad boy Derek's help.
Publisher: New York, NY : Walker Books, an imprint of Bloomsbury, 2013
ISBN: 9780802734563
0802734561
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Sep 26, 2017

Ashtyn Parker is not your ordinary seventeen year old girl. After all, you’ll most likely see her playing football on her high school team than gossip with her friends about her romantic interests. But everything changes when Ashtyn's sister comes back to Illinois with her new step son Derek, after he was expelled from boarding school. At first Ashtyn and Derek cannot stand one another. Ashtyn thinks that Derek is an arrogant and spoiled snob. While Derek believes that Ashtyn is an irritating, control freak. However, due to an unexpected twist of events, the two begin to fall in love with one another. Wild Card was my guilty-pleasure book. You know the kind of book that doesn’t have any drama or action, it’s just a care-free romance novel.
- @Vaseline of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

fatimax Apr 12, 2016

Derek is honestly my dream guy <3
this book reminds me a lot of Perfect Chemistry and Leaving Paradise... but i loved it, Simone Elkeles is my favorite author

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KKPGIRL
Dec 03, 2014

Simone Elkeles is by far one of my favorite authors and her books never fail to impress me. The Perfect Chemistry series is still probably my favorite of hers but this book is pretty similar (bad boy/ good girl forbidden romance...sound familiar?). I love that Ashtyn is a strong female lead character and not the typical clingy/needy girlfriend like so many teen books use. I also absolutely love how witty and sarcastic the author makes her characters! I actually had to keep myself from literally laughing out loud on several occasions! I really can't say enough good things about this author or her work. I'd recommend putting all her books on hold and having a marathon reading session during winter break because once you start reading her books, you get sucked in and can't stop! Enjoy!

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Maria_factor31
Jan 07, 2014

Book is great I love every bit of it ! It's emotional and funny
.you've got to read this book If you love teenage love story's. Hope everyone enjoys it like I did hope
More books similar like this come out .

lovelybelle101 Dec 27, 2013

THIS ISSSS THE BEST BOOK EVER IF YOU TAKE THIS BOOK OUT YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT. it has romance, comedy, drama, and much more. which is the perfect formula to create and AWESOME BOOKK!!!!!

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Dec 28, 2013

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