By Laura Kasischke
They have been seventeen with excellent tans and ideal our bodies. They deliberate on a joyride in a convertible on a scorching summer time day. They deliberate on skinny-dipping in a gorgeous, secluded lake. They deliberate on making it again to camp prior to an individual spotted they have been long past. What they didn't plan on used to be being by means of men in a beat-up station wagon Their day quickly takes a drastic turn—all simply because Kristy Sweetland smiled on the incorrect time, within the flawed position, on the incorrect boys. Now the women suppose prying eyes on all of them the time—during pep perform, at the course during the woods, open air the window in their cabin. the men are stalking them, leaving threatening notes on their beds, and observing their each move. Boy Heaven is a provocative, page-turning secret, and a must-read for an individual who loves an city legend.
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