Always and Forever, Lara Jean: To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Book 3

Book review by Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media
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age 13+

Sweet finale to upbeat romance series.

Parents say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 14 reviews

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age 12+

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age 13+

Beautiful conclusion to a wonderful trilogy

Always and Forever, Lara Jean is a wonderful conclusion to To All The Boys I've Loved Before trilogy. It's a very realistic look at young adults and relationships. You can't help but swoon for Lara Jean and Peter, feel for their triumphs and struggles, Lara Jean's relationships with her family, etc. I do feel like the ending could have been longer and tied more loose ends, but overall it was a great book. Sex: Kisses, references to french kissing, masturbation, virginity, sex, etc. Two characters are about to have sex; they take off their shirts and the guy puts on a condom, but they stop before anything happens. Mentions of Lara Jean's dad keeping condoms in the house in case she or Margot ever used them. Margot mentions sleeping in the same bedroom as her boyfriend and wants to do the same when they visit her parents. Language: Strong language such as "f--k" and "s-t" are used multiple times, mostly by Peter. Drinking/drugs/smoking: Margot drinks (the legal drinking age in Scotland is 18). Lara Jean gets drunk in one scene. A woman smokes at one point during the story, and Lara Jean's friend Chris smokes.

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