The Summer of Bitter and Sweet by Jen Ferguson

The Summer of Bitter and Sweet by Jen Ferguson

Lou has enough confusion in front of her this summer. She’ll be working in her family’s ice cream shack with her newly ex-boyfriend—whose kisses never made her feel desire, only discomfort—and her former best friend, King, who is back in their Canadian prairie town after disappearing three years ago without a word. But when she gets a letter from her biological father—a man she hoped would stay behind bars for the rest of his life—Lou immediately knows that she cannot meet him, no matter how much he insists. While King’s… Read more.

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Trigger & Content Warnings

  • Amisia
  • Racism & racial slurs
  • Rape recounted, off-page
  • Cheating mentioned, off-page
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Smoking
  • Abortion mentioned
  • Teen pregnancy recounted
  • Blackmail
  • Stalking
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