waiting for love, those milliseconds can feel like eons.
school senior Lucas Preston has it all: star of the track team, a
scholarship waiting for him, an apartment to himself and a revolving
door of girlfriends. He also has an older sister, five younger
brothers and a father who relies on him to make sure those brothers
don’t kill each other. His saving grace? Lois
“Laney” Sanders, a girl he started to fall in like with when he
was just eleven. A girl who became his best friend, his
confidant, his courage.
It took only sixteen
clicks and eight seconds for Lucas to realize that his like for Laney
had turned into love. Eight life-changing
seconds. It’s also the exact length of time it took
to lose her.
a kid, Logan Preston was a brat. Through his teens, he became the
bad boy. Now, at nineteen, no one knows what the hell to
school dropout, Logan Preston is a good-for-nothing stoner. A
black sheep. A disappointment. The worst Preston Punk of the
lot. At least that’s how everyone in his small town makes him
feel. But Logan Preston has secrets. Secrets so dark and so
deep below the surface that the only way he can fight them is to stay
high, high, high. He wears cockiness as a mask. Arrogance as
his armor. Until one girl, one night, asks one life-changing
question: What's beneath the bravado, Logan Preston?
McLean is an international best-selling author and full-time reader,
writer of New Adult Romance, and most of all, procrastinator. When
she's not doing any of those things, she can be found running after
her two little boys, playing house and binge watching Netflix.
writes what she loves to read, which are books that can make her
laugh, make her hurt and make her feel.
lives in the suburbs of Melbourne, Australia, in a forever half-done
home where music is loud and laughter is louder.