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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Very informal, but I think a lot of people like that.

This review also appears on my blog: Can Kelsey move on in a ,auren relationship with Isaac while attempting to conceal the truth about her past? Isaac is drawn to her confidence and screw you attitude. Kelsey was snarky and assertive, and she handled herself well in a new environment.

Isaac acts out to capture the attention of his self-centered politician dad. Speaking of that, for what exactly are they being punished. One of my banholdt favorite YA romances th It always continues to amazing me how much I enjoy Lauren Barnholdt as an author.

They made a cute couple, when they got along. Not all the time, but enough for me to notice and start to wonder what she really wants. World of Books Review: It always comes out, no matter what you do.

The Thing About the Truth

Fans of realistic fiction will no doubt love this novel, full of romance and secrets The Thing About the Truth is an entertaining read. The characters were interesting, even if the style of writing threw me off at first. Kesley has a type A personality, and a little bit of a control freak.


He’s nice to look at too. Isaac made his choice. Jul 12, Isamlq rated it it was ok. I love this book so much that I am thnig going to admit how upsetting it is that the “villain” not really but I thjng think of anything else to call her has my name.

Truth of the matter is: I liked that she would have compassion on a girl she never met, in a bathroom, and try and talk to the girl. Isaac quickly lost his interesting qualities once him and Kelsey got too comfortable with each aboutt.

The Thing About the Truth by Lauren Barnholdt

I want to know what the administration decided. I was actually thinking in my head “is this it? Comme je le disais, je ne sais pas trop ce que je dois penser de ce livre.

I really thought this book could have been better. Like I said, the buildup was fantastic, and the story started off great.


Kelsey is determined to stay away from Isaac, despite Isaac’s efforts to win her over. But even with relatively low expectations, this book was a huge let-down for me. Kelsey and Noah are no exception.

I’m usually a sucker for a pretty cover but this one is a little off putting, especially the look on the girl’s face. Open Preview See a Problem? 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.


Quotes from The Thing About t 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.

Kelsey is, at heart, a really good girl. I liked the occasional switch between past and present, although in the beginning, I was so confused. 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?

The story keeps you hooked and there are perspectives from both Kelsey and Isaac which make the book more fun to read. Out of the two of them, I disliked Kelsey the most because she was just plain annoying and whiny. What a fantastic narrator to follow around, someone with absolutely no redeeming qualities. It did not make any sense. One of those things was that the story went back and forth between the two characters as well as aout the story before and after the incident.

This book was an interesting contemporary novel. That is not a bad thing, but it immediate. You can’t really put the book down because it’s so addicting.

Some things luaren to be ghe out, and they barjholdt not.

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