by Tillie Cole Release Date: March 14th, 2016 Add to Goodreads Source: Author via Blog Tour Host eARC received in exchange of honest review Synopsis: One kiss lasts a moment.
But a thousand kisses can last a lifetime. One boy. One girl. A bond that is forged in an instant and cherished for a decade.
A bond that neither time nor distance can break. A bond that will last forever. Or so they believe. When seventeen-year-old Rune Kristiansen returns from his native Norway to the sleepy town of Blossom Grove, Georgia, where he befriended Poppy Litchfield as a child, he has just one thing on his mind. Why did the girl who was one half of his soul, who promised to wait faithfully for his return, cut him off without a word of explanation? Rune’s heart was broken two years ago when Poppy fell silent. When he discovers the truth, he finds that the greatest heartache is yet to come. Standalone Young Adult Tearjerker Romance. For ages 14 and up.
Where do I even start with this phenomenal book?!?!?!?! I still have fresh tears rolling down my cheeks. A Thousand Boy Kisses, by Tillie Cole, is hands down the most beautiful, epic, life changing love story that I have ever read! My review will be spoiler free. You NEED this book in your life and you want to go into this story with only the blurb has a guide of where your next reading adventure will take you. Trust me, it will be one of the most emotional and unforgettable reading adventure that you will ever take!
Poppy and Rune became best friends at the tender age of five. They grow up together to live many wonderful adventures and their friendship turns into a forever and always love story. Their love story is filled with heartwarming beautiful moments and even more special kisses. When they turn seventeen, their life changes. The biggest adventure is just around the corner and these two young lovers will make it the most memorable one of all.
I can't even deal with this story right now!!!! From the moment I read the first page of this book, I was captivated! It took me no time at all to find my connection with Poppy and Rune. I have met pretty amazing characters in the books that I read, but I have to admit that Poppy and Rune are my favorite. Their connection and love for each other left me breathless!
Like I mentioned before, I don't want this review to have spoilers so I will write about the emotions that this book made me feel. This story will make you stop and think about life. It will make you laugh and cry, but most of all it will make you cheer for a beautiful love story. Poppy and Rune are EVERYTHING!!!! Forget about prince charming! Every girl needs a Rune in their life!!! My heart is bursting with love at this moment. I could talk about this book for days!!! This reading adventure is precious and you need to cherish every moment of it. If you are hesitating to read this book because of the tearjerker romance warning ... DON'T! All of your tears will be worth it! I can't wait to get this book in paperback format. I want to give it a big hug and whisper a silent ''Thank you'' every time I look at it.
This book touched my heart and soul and it deserves a thousand stars! I will never forget it and plan on reading it over and over again. This book gets my first ever 10 stars rating. This love story is EPIC! I give, A Thousand Boy Kisses, by Tillie Cole, 10 beautiful, unforgettable, capture the moments, romantic, chase your dreams, find new adventures, forever and always stars!
About the Author:
Tillie Cole hails from a small town in the North-East of England. She grew up on a farm with her English mother, Scottish father and older sister and a multitude of rescue animals. As soon as she could, Tillie left her rural roots for the bright lights of the big city.
After graduating from Newcastle University with a BA Hons in Religious Studies, Tillie followed her Professional Rugby player husband around the world for a decade, becoming a teacher in between and thoroughly enjoyed teaching High School students Social Studies before putting pen to paper, and finishing her first novel.
Tillie has now settled in Austin, Texas, where she is finally able to sit down and write, throwing herself into fantasy worlds and the fabulous minds of her characters.
Tillie is both an independent and traditionally published author, and writes many genres including: Contemporary Romance, Dark Romance, Young Adult and New Adult novels.
When she is not writing, Tillie enjoys nothing more than curling up on her couch watching movies, drinking far too much coffee, while convincing herself that she really doesn't need that extra square of chocolate.