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Jessica Park - 180 ​Seconds
Some ​people live their entire lives without changing their perspective. For Allison Dennis, all it takes is 180 seconds… After a life spent bouncing from one foster home to the next, Allison is determined to keep others at arm’s length. Adopted at sixteen, she knows better than to believe in the permanence of anything. But as she begins her third year in college, she finds it increasingly difficult to disappear into the white noise pouring from her earbuds. One unsuspecting afternoon, Allison is roped into a social experiment just off campus. Suddenly, she finds herself in front of a crowd, forced to interact with a complete stranger for 180 seconds. Neither she, nor Esben Baylor, the dreamy social media star seated opposite her, is prepared for the outcome. When time is called, the intensity of the experience overwhelms Allison and Esben in a way that unnerves and electrifies them both. With a push from her oldest friend, Allison embarks on a journey to find out if what she and Esben shared is the real thing—and if she can finally trust in herself, in others, and in love.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Matt
Matt ​is a junior at MIT. He’s geeky, he's witty, he's brilliant. And he’s also very, very stupid. When beautiful, cool, insightful Julie moves in with Matt’s family, why (oh why!) does he pretend to be his absent brother Finn for her alleged benefit? It seems harmless enough until her short-term stay becomes permanent. And until it snowballs into heart-squeezing insanity. And until he falls in love with Julie, and Julie falls in love with Finn. But … Matt is the right one for her. If only he can make Julie see it. Without telling her the truth, without shattering them all. Particularly his fragile sister Celeste, who may need Julie the most. You saw Matt through Julie’s eyes in FLAT-OUT LOVE. Now go deeper into Matt’s world in this FLAT-OUT MATT novella. Live his side of the story, break when his heart breaks, and fall for the unlikely hero all over again. Take an emotional skydive for two prequel chapters and seven Flat-Out Love chapters retold from his perspective, and then land with a brand-new steamy finale chapter from Julie.

Jessica Park - Relatively ​Famous
Meet ​Dani McKinley: A typical teen whose world is rocked when she finds out that her father is a famous Hollywood Action star. Now meet Mark Ocean: A self-serving actor with a floundering career who sees that a daughter is just what he needs to reinvent himself as a family man and get back on track. When the two decide to spend the summer together, they must not only wrangle their own love lives, but try to figure out who they really are to themselves and to each other. Now armed with credit cards, club memberships, and a new wardrobe, Dani learns that what Mark has in wealth, he sorely lacks in parenting skills. Trying to show Mark that parenting is about more than loading her up with Prada bags and taking her to movie premieres is challenging enough, but she's also got her hands full with her new friends. Oh, and the boys... Dani meets Jason, a gorgeous young personal trainer who is easy on the eyes and wildly flirtatious. But is this smug hottie the one for her? Or will she ignore her friends eye-rolling and go for the goofy but sweet surfer? While juggling her own complicated love life, Dani tries to set her father up with someone less likely to appear on a VH1 reality show, and someone more... well, normal. And age-appropriate. And dressed in anything but a thong bikini. But whether Mark is able to heal old wounds and move forward with anything more than a meaningless fling remains to be seen. Can Dani fit in with this new, fast-moving California crowd without losing herself? With the world at her fingertips and hot boys now after her, staying grounded gets tough. And can Mark drop his egocentric approach to life and learn to appreciate how truly wonderful his daughter is? As driven as he is to get that A-list acting role, he's willing to do whatever it takes to get there, even if it means using his daughter. Or is he...? Mark and Dani's relationship hits a few highs, but the question becomes whether the lows are too much.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Celeste
Whether ​you were charmed by Celeste in Flat-Out Love or are meeting her for the first time, this book is a joyous celebration of differences, about battling private wars that rage in our heads and in our hearts, and—very much so— this is a story about first love. For high-school senior Celeste Watkins, every day is a brutal test of bravery. And Celeste is scared. Alienated because she’s too smart, her speech too affected, her social skills too far outside the norm, she seems to have no choice but to retreat into isolation. But college could set her free, right? If she can make it through this grueling senior year, then maybe. If she can just find that one person to throw her a lifeline, then maybe, just maybe. Justin Milano, a college sophomore with his own set of quirks, could be that person to pull her from a world of solitude. To rescue her—that is, if she’ll let him. Together, they may work. Together, they may save each other. And together they may also save another couple—two people Celeste knows are absolutely, positively flat-out in love.

Jessica Park - Restless ​Waters
From ​New York Times bestselling author Jessica Park comes the long-anticipated sequel to Left Drowning. ***** A storm is coming, and with storms come restless waters. Pulled from the depths of catastrophe and depression, Blythe McGuire has learned to escape from her past while embracing the future. A future now entwined with the Shepherd siblings. With Chris, she shares a staggering romance that kicks heartbreak’s ass. With Sabin, she shares an intense friendship, one that’s becoming more complicated than either had expected. A friendship now being put to the test because Sabin’s brutal past still haunts him. Because trauma is the gift that keeps on giving without mercy. Now Sabin is the one left drowning and struggling to breathe, and his turmoil threatens to send all three into dark currents they cannot escape. Even after going through her own hell, saving Sabin will take much more than Blythe had anticipated. Their connection and their love could help, but getting him to reach for her hand could be Blythe’s biggest challenge ever.

Jessica Park - Lélegezz ​velem!
Szülei ​halála után Blythe McGuire-t mélybe húzza a gyász, alig bír a felszínen maradni, miközben a Matthews Egyetemen utolsó évén igyekszik átvergődni. Aztán egy véletlen találkozás belerántja a lányt valamibe, amire egyáltalán nem számított: tagadhatatlan vonzalmat érez a sötét hajú végzős, Chris Shepherd iránt, akinek múltja talán még sajátjánál is bonyolultabb. Ahogy a kapcsolatuk elmélyül, Chris magához téríti a lányt a bódulatból, ami azóta fojtogatja, hogy egy tűzeset megfosztotta a fél családjától. Blythe gyógyulni kezd, lassan meg is szereti a fiút, aki segít neki új utakat találni a gyönyörhöz és önmaga felfedezéséhez. Ám miután Blythe nyugodtabb vizekre evez, rádöbben, hogy Christ még mindig nyomasztja családjának fájdalmas múltja. A sötét örvények a mélybe húzzák a fiút, és talán Blythe az egyetlen, aki megóvhatja őt a vízbe fúlástól.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Matt - Titkolni bolondulásig
Matt ​harmadéves a Massachusettsi Műszaki Egyetemen. Kockafejű, szellemes, zseniális srác. És nagyon, de nagyon buta is. Amikor a szépséges, menő, éleselméjű Julie beköltözik a házukba, mégis miért (jaj, miért?!) bújik Matt a bátyja, a hiányolt Finn bőrébe, azzal áltatva magát, hogy csak a lány kedvéért teszi? A dolog egész ártalmatlannak tűnik, amíg Julie átmeneti vendégeskedése hosszú távúvá nem válik. És amíg a helyzet szívszorító őrületté nem fajul. Na meg amíg Matt bele nem szeret Julie-ba, Julie pedig bele nem szeret Finnbe. De hát… Matt a hozzá való. Bárcsak megértethetné ezt Julie-val! Méghozzá anélkül, hogy el kelljen árulnia neki az igazat, ami mindannyiukat tönkretenné. Főleg Celeste-et, sérülékeny lelkű húgát, akinek talán mindenkinél jobban szüksége van Julie-ra. A Szeretni bolondulásig-ban Julie szemszögéből láthattad Mattet. Ezzel a kisregénnyel, a Szerelem bolondulásig-gal most mélyebbre hatolhatsz Matt világába. Átélheted a történetet az ő oldaláról, megszakadhat érte a szíved, amikor megszakad a szíve, és ismét beleszerethetsz ebbe a szokatlan hősbe. Indulj érzelmes utazásra az előzményeket bemutató két fejezettel, majd a Szeretni bolondulásig ezúttal Matt szemszögéből elmesélt hét fejezetével, és végezetül vár Julie történetének vadonatúj, pikáns fináléja!

Jessica Park - Left ​Drowning
What ​does it take to rise from life’s depths, swim against the current, and breathe? Weighted down by the loss of her parents, Blythe McGuire struggles to keep her head above water as she trudges through her last year at Matthews College. Then a chance meeting sends Blythe crashing into something she doesn’t expect—an undeniable attraction to a dark-haired senior named Chris Shepherd, whose past may be even more complicated than her own. As their relationship deepens, Chris pulls Blythe out of the stupor she’s been in since the night a fire took half her family. She begins to heal, and even, haltingly, to love this guy who helps her find new paths to pleasure and self-discovery. But as Blythe moves into calmer waters, she realizes Chris is the one still strangled by his family’s traumatic history. As dark currents threaten to pull him under, Blythe may be the only person who can keep him from drowning. This book is intended for mature audiences due to strong language and sexual content.

Jessica Park - Clear
Stella ​Ford’s grasp on reality is already loose, and it’s about to come undone. When the college junior flees Chicago and leaves her toxic family behind, she heads for coastal Maine to find the one person who brought her peace years ago: Sam Bishop. But the Sam she once knew now has painful secrets. Stella is determined to heal them both. Healing, however, is a challenge when the walls of her everyday existence collapse. And when Sam’s best friend is his worst enemy. When the line between life and death blurs. When an end is just a beginning. When lust and rage rule. Yet during extraordinary chaos, there can be extraordinary love, even if that love comes with a twist. Welcome to death tripping. A thriller, a paranormal, and a passionate romance, CLEAR crosses genres and breaks boundaries.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Love
Flat-Out ​Love is a warm and witty novel of family love and dysfunction, deep heartache and raw vulnerability, with a bit of mystery and one whopping, knock-you-to-your-knees romance. Something is seriously off in the Watkins home. And Julie Seagle, college freshman, small-town Ohio transplant, and the newest resident of this Boston house, is determined to get to the bottom of it. When Julie's off-campus housing falls through, her mother's old college roommate, Erin Watkins, invites her to move in. The parents, Erin and Roger, are welcoming, but emotionally distant and academically driven to eccentric extremes. The middle child, Matt, is an MIT tech geek with a sweet side ... and the social skills of a spool of USB cable. The youngest, Celeste, is a frighteningly bright but freakishly fastidious 13-year-old who hauls around a life-sized cardboard cutout of her oldest brother almost everywhere she goes. And there's that oldest brother, Finn: funny, gorgeous, smart, sensitive, almost emotionally available. Geographically? Definitely unavailable. That's because Finn is traveling the world and surfacing only for random Facebook chats, e-mails, and status updates. Before long, through late-night exchanges of disembodied text, he begins to stir something tender and silly and maybe even a little bit sexy in Julie's suddenly lonesome soul. To Julie, the emotionally scrambled members of the Watkins family add up to something that ... well ... doesn't quite add up. Not until she forces a buried secret to the surface, eliciting a dramatic confrontation that threatens to tear the fragile Watkins family apart, does she get her answer.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Celeste - Celeste bolondulásig
A ​végzős gimnazista Celeste Watkins számára minden egyes nap brutális bátorságpróba. És Celeste nagyon fél. Elszigeteltté válik, mert túlságosan okos, a beszéde túlságosan modoros, viselkedése pedig túlságosan eltér az átlagostól, ezért úgy érzi, nem marad más választása, mint direkt távol tartani magát mindenkitől. De az egyetem felszabadíthatja, nem? Ha kibírja ezt a borzalmas utolsó évet a gimiben, akkor talán minden rendben lesz. Ha sikerül találnia csak egyetlen embert, aki mentőkötelet dobhat neki, akkor talán, talán nem lesz baj. Justin Milano, a másodéves, szintén különc egyetemista lehet talán az a személy, aki kicsalogatja Celeste-et magányos világából. Talán megmentheti a lányt… legalábbis ha Celeste elfogadja a segítségét. Ha összefognak, talán jó páros lehetnek. Ha összefognak, talán megmenthetik egymást. És ha összefognak, talán megmenthetnek egy másik párost is: két embert, akikről Celeste tudja, hogy teljes szívből, szenvedélyesen, bolondulásig szeretik egymást.

Jessica Park - Flat-Out ​Love - Szeretni bolondulásig
A ​srác magas volt, legalább száznyolcvan centi, szőkésbarna haja a szemébe lógott. Pólóján az a felirat állt: Nietzsche a haverom. Íme, Matt. Julie Seagle kedveli őt. Nagyon is. De ott van még Finn. Akibe Julie teljesen belezúgott. Bonyolult? Kínos? De még mennyire. Julie nemrég költözött Bostonba, hogy megkezdje egyetemi tanulmányait: mégis honnan tudhatta volna, hogy édesanyja régi jó barátnőjének családjánál fog kikötni? Csak ideiglenesen akart megszállni náluk. Arról szó sem volt, hogy fontossá válik a Watkins család számára, vagy hogy beleszeret az egyik fivérbe. Pláne nem abba, amelyikkel még egyszer sem találkozott személyesen. De hát számít ez? Finn megérti őt, jobban, mint valaha bárki. Ők ketten egy hullámhosszon vannak. De a szerelem – és annak mindenféle csavaros, bonyolult változata – mindig tartogat meglepetéseket. És soha senki nem ússza meg sértetlenül.