Synopses & Reviews
andlt;b andgt;From the author of andlt;i andgt;I Heart You, You Haunt Meandlt;/iandgt;, an irresistibly romantic novel in verse.andlt;/bandgt; andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Amberand#8217;s life is spinning out of control. All she wants is to turn up the volume on her iPod until all of the demands of family and friends fade away. So she sneaks off to the beach to spend a day by herself.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; Then Amber meets Cade. Their attraction is instant, and Amber can tell heand#8217;s also looking for an escape. Together they decide to share a perfect day: no pasts, no fears, no regrets.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; The more time that Amber spends with Cade, the more sheand#8217;s drawn to him. And the more sheand#8217;s troubled by his darkness. Because Cadeand#8217;s not just living in the nowand#8212;heand#8217;s living each moment like itand#8217;s his last.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; Told in verse and brimming with raw emotion and pure romance, this is a gracefully woven tale of life-changing secrets and unexpected friendship.
“The Day Before
is lyrical, vivid, and poignant. Like hidden gems that sparkle in the sand, each verse tells its own story; a heartfelt reminder that life's treasures -- friendship, love, and compassion -- are often discovered when we least expect them.”
-- Sarah Ockler, bestselling author of Fixing Delilah and Twenty Boy Summer
About the Author
andlt;b andgt;Lisa Schroederandlt;/bandgt; is the author ofandnbsp;andlt;iandgt;I Heart You, You Haunt Meandlt;/iandgt; along with its companion novel, andlt;iandgt;Chasing Brooklynandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;iandgt;Far from Youandlt;/iandgt;. This is her fourth teen novel in verse. She has also written two middle-grade prose novels, andlt;iandgt;Itand#8217;s Raining Cupcakesandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;Sprinkles and Secretsandlt;/iandgt;. She lives in Beaverton, Oregon. Find out more about Lisa and her books at LisaSchroederBooks.com or on Twitter at @lisa_schroeder.