Read The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily Online Free - When Lily Michaels-Ryan ditches her ADHD meds and lands in detention with Abelard, who has Asperger’s, she’s intrigued—Abelard seems thirty seconds behind, while she feels thirty seconds ahead. It doesn't hurt that he’s brilliant and beautiful.
When Abelard posts a quote from The Letters of Abelard and Heloise online, their mutual affinity for ancient love letters connects them. The two fall for each other. Hard. But is it enough to bridge their differences in person?
This hilarious, heartbreaking story of human connection between two neurodivergent teens creates characters that will stay with you long after you finish reading.
|Title||:||The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily|
|Number of Pages||:||352 pages|
November 30, 2017
Ohhh I have complicated feelings about this. On one side: I thought it's like the best ADHD (#ownvoices too!) rep I've read in a long time...plus it was a girl and girls with disabilities are totally underdone!! But on the other side: I felt it contradicted itself in some themes and ultimately I...
October 30, 2017
Thank you HMH Teen for providing an ARC via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.
The Love Letters of Abelard & Lily is such a wonderful debut novel with protagonists that have an ADHD and Asperger Syndrome / Asperger's. Lily Michaels-Ryan and Abelard Mitchell have known each other si...
December 12, 2017
This was a very interesting, thought provoking, and emotional read. There was much more depth than I expected and I really liked that because it made the story seem more raw and real.
In all elements with this novel it seemed similar to a John Green novel. That isn't an insult AT ALL. John Green...
November 12, 2017
First of all, I want to thank HMH teen for providing me an arc of this book via Netgalley
I had been eagerly waiting for The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily to be released so when my request to review it was accepted, you can imagine how I grateful I was! I was really intrigued by the synopsis...
November 26, 2017
I loved this synopsis and was pretty eager to get into this story.
Love love loved Lily and Abelard. I loved that they find each other and start the sweetest relationship. I loved being inside Lily’s head, but would have loved to get inside Abelard’s, even for just a peek.
Plot wise, it...
September 18, 2017
Thank you, HMH Teen, for giving me an eARC of this book in exchange for an honest review.
Love is about being broken beyond repair in the eyes of the world and finding someone who thinks you're just fine.
I'm glad that I've found another meaningful contemporary novel that deals with mental health....
December 19, 2017
I feel like I am being pulled in multiple directions. I adored the cuteness of this book. There was so much to like...and dislike....
All quotes are not final until actual publication.
You are a fractured snowflake, a pattern repeated in infinite detail in a world full of salt crystals. You're not...
December 10, 2017
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Thank you to HMH Books for Young Readers and NetGalley for providing an ARC for review.
I think the coolest feature of this story was the authenticity of Abelard and Heloise, the two people Abelard and Lily bonded over. Abelard and Heloise, two sta...
October 22, 2017
“For every horrible person in the universe, there is a truly amazingly good person waiting to undo the evil. It’s all a matter of timing.”
The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily is such a beautifully rendered contemporary novel that resonates emotionally and effectively uses well-crafted charact...
December 22, 2017
I loved so many things about this book, but mostly I loved Lily. Obviously, the hopeless romantic in me adored that Lily and Abelard found each other. These two people, who were considered "different" connected through the words of two long ago lovers, and from there, love flourished. This one de...