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It Starts With Us: It Ends With Us, Book 2

By Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 15+

Fans will love this tamer, feel-good romance sequel.

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age 18+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 18+


After reading it ends with us , I did not expect the sequel (it starts with us) to be anywhere near as brilliant to read , the story of atlas and lily is truly beautiful, I understand that not everyone will have the same view but it is safe to say Colleen has such a pure talent at portraying such disasters into beautiful words
age 18+

This title has:

Too much sex

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (3 ):
Kids say (6 ):

This popular romance sequel will have fans of the first book cheering for, and sighing with, the couple they've wanted to see all along. It Starts With Us brings back many familiar and favorite characters and introduces some intriguing new ones. And although there are a few steamy sex scenes, it's less edgy than It Ends With Us.

Most of the writing is less corny, although there are still some gems like using being "taken" for having sex. But author Colleen Hoover does a good job of continuing Lily's authentic voice while creating a new and very believable voice for Atlas. Fans will enjoy the chance to see events past and present through his eyes.

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