Synopses & Reviews
Newly embellished with evocative photographs, this bestselling story-inspired by author James Patterson's own past-is a moving testament to how first love can change your life.
Axi Moore is a "good girl". She studies hard and doesn't complain, but really just wants to escape from it all. When Axi impulsively invites her best friend, Robinson-with whom she's secretly madly in love-to come with her on a cross-country road trip, she's finally breaking all the rules. But their madcap adventure might not have the happy ending she was hoping for...
In this special edition, never-before-seen snapshots of Axi and Robinson's romantic trip are included throughout the book.
Praise for First Love:A New York Times Bestseller
"Grab a box of tissues before sitting down to read First Love. I smiled and chuckled more than I shed tears, but the bittersweet ending was very powerful."--harlequinjunkie.com
Axi Moore is a "good girl": She studies hard, stays out of the spotlight, and doesn't tell anyone that what she really wants is to run away from it all. The only person she can tell is her best friend, Robinson--who she also happens to be madly in love with.
When Axi impulsively invites Robinson to come with her on an unplanned cross-country road trip, she breaks the rules for the first time in her life. But the adventure quickly turns from carefree to out-of-control...
A remarkably moving tale with its origins in James Patterson's own past, First Love is testament to the power of first love--and how it can change the rest of your life.
About the Author
James Patterson has created more enduring fictional characters than any other novelist writing today. He is the author of the Alex Cross novels,
the most popular detective series of the past twenty-five years, including Kiss the Girls
and Along Came a Spider
. Mr. Patterson also writes the bestselling Women's Murder Club novels, set in San Francisco, and the top-selling New York detective series of all time, featuring Detective Michael Bennett. James Patterson has had more New York Times
bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records
. Since his first novel won the Edgar Award in 1977, James Patterson's books have sold more than 280 million copies. He writes full-time and lives in Florida with his family.
Emily Raymond is the ghostwriter of numerous young adult novels, including a #1 New York Times bestseller. She lives with her family in Portland, Oregon.