Better Than Perfect A Wild Cards Novel by Simone Elkeles


Better Than Perfect A Wild Cards Novel by Simone Elkeles

Ashtyn's life just got complicated. Her boyfriend is being distant and her sister's back at home after ten years - with a stepson in tow! Derek has a perfect body, THE sexiest smile and a car - Ashtyn's only way to escape from her crazy life. But Derek likes to play by his own rules and is keen to take Ashtyn on a ride she'll never forget. As they spend more and more time alone together, will Derek's flirty games drive Ashtyn wild? A sweet and steamy romance from New York Times bestselling author Simone Elkeles.


Praise for Perfect Chemistry : Smoldering doesn't quite do justice to the romantic banter School Library Journal Elkeles pens plenty of tasteful, hot scenes ... that keep the pages turning Kirkus Reviews Teens with a taste for romance will eat this up like ice cream on a hot day BCCB Praise for Rules of Attraction : Elkeles once again delivers a steamy page-turner bound to make teens swoon School Library Journal Engaging characters, two of whom share a love that cannot be denied, along with more than a few humorous moments VOYA Praise for Chain Reaction : Fans of the series and other females will gobble up this exciting, suspenseful novel VOYA Elkeles has a talent of writing steamy but real romance like no other author in the YA genre Pure Imagination blog

About the Author

Simone Elkeles is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Perfect Chemistry series, Leaving Paradise series and How to Ruin series. She lives in the USA. To find out more, go to

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352 pages
Interest Age: from 12


Simone Elkeles
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Publication date

14th August 2014



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