The Thing About the Truth by Lauren Barnholdt – In this humorous love story from the author of Two-way Street, an unlikely romance is the best sort of. THE THING ABOUT THE TRUTH by Lauren Barnholdt Although the chaotic aftermath is detailed early on, Barnholdt’s snappy dialogue and. The Thing About the Truth. by Lauren Barnholdt. Kelsey’s not going to let one mistake ruin her life. Sure, she got kicked out of prep school and.

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Sometimes I wish more authors would right like this but then that would take away the unique quality of it.

The Thing About the Truth

Sure Kelsey beats the mess out of an almost-award-winning smart car that her ex MADE as in his own hands kind of made, but other than that she is a little shallow and self-centered. But I really shouldn’t have bothered because I hated this one even more!

Wow, way to barnohldt up for women Lauren. Fans of thnig fiction will no doubt love this novel, full of romance and secrets The Thing About the Truth is an entertaining read. Like I said, quite the disappointment.

He talks about how women are just bad drivers like it’s a fact. On top of that, their voices felt strained, and I kept weirdly switching between thinking “this is exactly the type of writing style I would use in my high school creative writing assignments” although obviously Lauren Barnholdt is much better at it than I ever was at fifteen and “this is what an adult thinks teenagers talk and think like, except they don’t at all.

Books by Lauren Barnholdt. Kesley has a type A personality, and a little bit of a control freak. The resolution is as quick as five pages, and it turns out nothing actually mattered.


My favorite part of the novel was the alternating perspectives between Isaac and Kelsey, I love being able to see into more than Read more reviews like this at http: Marshall est tout simplement hilarant.

I was going to read Two-Way Street but now I am turned off forever by this author. He does not act like a bad boy, or a bad student.


While I could understand Isaac being upset I think that it was taken a little far for what the secret actually was. The girl did something that made my jaw drop. I get that she got her heart broken though she wouldn’t have gotten over is so fast is that was really the truthbut why get all emotional with no reason and lie about losing your virginity? Aboit want to let everyone in this know, if you read this book, do not judge it by the cover, judge it by the It saves thw a lot of trouble.

I really like resolutions in books, and I just didn’t get that here. I loved that Isaac wasn’t the dark, brooding type that left Kelsey wondering how he felt. As Kelsey approached, Isaac held his arms open. We get to see Kelsey’s parents all of like, maybe four times. thd

Sure Kelsey beats the mess out of an almost-award-winning smart car tha First of all I was completely intrigued with the description of this book and the cover so I immediately added it to my wishlist. The whole story was established around one lie and the misunderstandings of the two kind of stuck up teens. To ask other readers questions about The Thing About the Truthplease sign up. Isaac and Kelsey, both kicked out of their previous private schools, find themselves enrolled in a public high school the horror!

This is one of the funniest and most romantic YA reads ever. As each of them struggle through their own problems and work together to make them right I loved each of the characters a bit more. In this humorous love story from the author of “Two-Way Street”, an unlikely romance is the best sort of surprise—but the wrong secret can ruin everything.


THE THING ABOUT THE TRUTH by Lauren Barnholdt | Kirkus Reviews

The first-person narration alternates between them, providing insight into their separate journeys toward authenticity as they work together on a school project that is designed to save them both—and goes horribly awry.

I really like this story! I felt like she was teasing the bbarnholdt and I liked that, but I wanted the reveal to be worth the tension and I didn’t think it was.

But the idea was typical and boring, nothing stood out. When Kelsey tries to make it clear that she is not interested in Isaac, instead of walking away like a good person, he pursues her further. Not all the time, but enough for me to notice and start to wonder tning she really wants. Still, it wasn’t a bad read. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

That’s how i felt. Well, that’s how i understand it anyway. Read more reviews like this at http: Kelsey et Isaac sont attachants, mais sans plus. There were lies and a semi-big misunderstanding and nothing ever seemed to aluren resolved. Any girls barnhooldt like realistic fiction and romance books would really enjoy this book.

Sep 29, Tabitha Lovely Books Blog rated it really liked it. But even with relatively low expectations, this book was a huge let-down for me.