Wishlist Wednesday: One Perfect Summer, Paige Toon

Wishlist Wednesday is a weeklies hosted by Pen to Paper. As I have enough wishes when it comes to books I decided to join this weekly and tell you about them. I am obviously curious about the books on your wishlist too so feel free to leave a message and tell me all about it.

One Perfect Summer Paige Toon cover
While on holiday in Dorset one summer, Alice meets Joe, a guy working at the local pub. She's eighteen and on the brink of starting university, while Joe's life is seemingly going nowhere. But despite their differences, the pair fall hopelessly and desperately in love. And then summer comes to an end and they are dramatically torn apart.

Alice heads off to university in Cambridge where she gets a part-time job punting on the River Cam and slowly picks up the pieces of her broken heart. One day Lukas - a gorgeous golden boy from Cambridge University - spies her and it's not long before Alice falls for his charms.

Months turns into years, but then Joe comes back into Alice's life again in a way that she could never have imagined. While Alice lives her ordinary life with Lukas, she has to watch from the sidelines as Joe's life becomes evermore extraordinary. She never stopped loving him, but he's out of her reach now, surely? And what about Lukas?
This book has been taunting me the last weeks. I have seen several pictures going around on Tumblr and on Twitter and every time I saw this cover I ended up looking the book up on Goodreads only to find out it was on my "to read" list already. Besides the cover I do want to read the story too. Don't we all secretly remember that one summer love? Though being so obsessed might be something totally different.

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14 November, 2012 delete

I saw this book today! It sounds really good :)
Hope you get it soon!
Thanks for checking out My WW
Samantha @ The Secret Life of a Bookworm

Sunny Duvall
15 November, 2012 delete

I JUST saw this book today and was saying how I wanted to read this! Hope you get it :)

My WW: http://blueskyshelf.blogspot.com/2012/11/wishlist-wednesday-4.html