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Hardcover: 336 pages
Publication date: May 6th 2014
Publisher: Simon & Schuster BFYR
Add on: Goodreads
High school romance is tough—even for a bona fide love goddess. Can Cupid succeed as a mortal matchmaker?
When Eros (aka Cupid) is expelled from Olympus for defying Zeus after falling in love with Orion, she is banished to what she believes to be hell. We call it New Jersey. If she ever wants to go back to the comforts of her old life, she will have to find love for three couples—without using her powers.
Eros, now calling herself True, immediately identifies her first project in Charlie and believes finding him love will be a piece of cake. Charlie is new at school and eager to break out of his old image of band geek, so it’s lucky for him when he falls in with the right crowd on his first day. But music is still his passion. That is, until he meets Katrina…
Katrina is floundering after the death of her father and takes refuge with a boy who, while not entirely supportive, will be there when she needs him, unlike her mother. Too bad True thinks any girl Charlie talks to is perfect for him. Can she get out of her own way and help Charlie and Katrina connect, or will she be stuck in New Jersey forever?
okay, so I totally love the overly epic cover haha. Maybe it’s because of the clouds, or the font, or the wind machine. I don’t know. I’m just really amused…. Wait! I think I got it. It’s the epic pose of all historical romance, just without the Fabio, but almost. Also, I’ve been totally feeling the mythology lately and this sounds like it has the potential to be a pretty funny and adorable read.
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