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Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Preview — After Adam by Katie Aleo. Anna starts the second summer after her boyfriend Adam's death with a new determination to rejoin her peers. She even takes a summer job waitressing at The Shack - a greasy diner in the small beach town where she lives.
Her feelings get complicated however when Adam's older brother, Camp, comes home from college and starts working there too. The story you love re-released w Anna starts the second summer after her boyfriend Adam's death with a new determination to rejoin her peers.
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Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. Sort order. Jun 21, Karla rated it really liked it Shelves: clean-romance , novella , second-chance , emotional , tear-jerker , death , heartbreaking , young-adult , sweet-boy , sweet-girl. This book was both sweet and heartbreaking. We are never told how Adam dies, and instead of focusing on his death, the author places the emphasis on moving forward, healing the heart and living! Connecting with those left behind and finding love again when you least expect it.
Very nicely 4 Hopeful Stars! Very nicely done. View all 14 comments. This was a very touching and sweet story about dealing with losing someone you love, and then finding love again. It's been about a year and a half since Anna's boyfriend, Adam, died. Anna seems to have moved out of her depression but not out of her survivor guilt. Every time she goes to have fun she thinks maybe she shouldn't, what would other people think?
This summer is different though, because her mother insists she gets a job to pay her expenses. Anna goes to work at The Shack, a local grea This was a very touching and sweet story about dealing with losing someone you love, and then finding love again.
Anna goes to work at The Shack, a local greasy spoon and is shocked to find out that Adam's older brother, Camp is working there too.
Getting a job actually helps Anna to start to move on with her life, she becomes involved with the day-to-day and can't spend large amounts of time missing or thinking about Adam. She gradually begins a friendship with Camp but is very hesitant because her feelings, against her will, start to change into something more than just friendship.
Being a novella approximately 27, words didn't take away from this story at all. Katie did a great job making you feel and care about Anna and Camp. Even the secondary characters with the little time they had were well done loved Lisa!
This was a thoroughly enjoyable book that drew you in right away. A definite recommend! I'll be on the lookout for the next Katie Aleo story! May 02, Anna D. The emotions are all understandable. View all 3 comments. The story was nice. A little too quick for my liking, but I really got invested in the story and wanted to know what was going to happen with Anna and Camp.
They made a cute couple and I could really tell that Camp was into Anna long before Anna realized she was into him, too. It was quite well-written and it didn't feel as short, it somehow felt longer The author did a good job creating the atmosphere for us.
It was a bit weird in the beginning, as there were some punctuation problems sometim The story was nice. It was a bit weird in the beginning, as there were some punctuation problems sometimes by the time I got to the end of the sentence I had forgotten the beginning lol , but, generally, Anna's voice was quite casual and how I would imagine a year-old to be.
It's worth a read if you like cute romantic stories. Oct 14, Becca rated it it was ok. Thankfully I only spent. I am really disappointed. I've always at least liked the ebooks I've bought but this one just wasn't that great.
Let's start with the story line. Girl's boyfriend dies. Girl starts working at diner with dead boyfriend's brother. And I'm sure you can imagine the rest. I'm okay with this story line, however, when you have a storyline that is not original you have to make the story special and charming, this was not. And I have to m Wow And I have to mention the grammar, punctuation and spelling were horrible. Probably the worst I have read in a book. Who doesn't know the difference between your and you're?
All in all I wouldn't recommend this book, especially if you're paying for it. Oct 24, Katy rated it liked it. This was a very heartwarming book, but it was a little too short for me. It had potential to be a really good book. The relationship was kind of surface deep, probably because of the length, and I liked Anna and Camp and wouldn't have minded reading a little more about them. One thing that bugged me was I kept wondering what happened to Adam. I mean, I guess it really doesn't matter in the long run, but I think it would have helped me connect a little more to Anna and Adam - like if his death wa This was a very heartwarming book, but it was a little too short for me.
I mean, I guess it really doesn't matter in the long run, but I think it would have helped me connect a little more to Anna and Adam - like if his death was a result of a sudden accident or if it was an illness that took time so that's why it took her so long to grieve. A loss is hard no matter what, but as with the rest of the book, it gives us more than just skimming the surface on the characters' feelings.
Mar 15, Joana rated it it was ok Shelves: short , read-in Meh, I'm too old for this. Jan 06, Dani Morales rated it it was amazing. So death is something that we face all the time right, I mean it's part of life, but some don't realize how much of an impact it can have on the people surrounding the person that's not related to them.
Anna was Adam's girlfriend, a serious girlfriend and it hit her hard when he passed away. It's been a year and she's just now coming out of the need to feel locked away.
Granted her mother had a big role in shoving her out there, it worked out. Camp is Adam's other brother who has also been MIA si So death is something that we face all the time right, I mean it's part of life, but some don't realize how much of an impact it can have on the people surrounding the person that's not related to them.
Camp is Adam's other brother who has also been MIA since his death. Back home for the summer and working at the same restaurant as Anna life is becoming bearable again. They have an attraction toward each other and are both trying to fight it until one night Camp gets drunk at a party.
Anna's friend Hannah is against them getting together. Becky and old best friend that dropped off when Anna was mourning told her she thought it was a good idea.
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After Adam by Katie Aleo
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