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The big day is finally here! The Impossibility of Us by Katy Upperman is finally taking its rightful place on the shelves today, and we are positively dancing with glee that the world will finally get to read this amazing books! (Bonus: Katy's first book, Kissing Max Holden, is also available in paperback today! Now that's what we call a win-win!)

How brave can you be when your relationship is questioned by everyone you love?

The last thing Elise wants is to start her senior year in a new town. But after her brother’s death in Afghanistan, she and her mother move from San Francisco to a sleepy coastal village.

When Elise meets Mati, they quickly discover how much they have in common. Mati is new to town too, visiting the U.S. with his family. Over the course of the summer, their relationship begins to blossom, and what starts out as a friendship becomes so much more.

But as Elise and Mati grow closer, her family becomes more and more uncomfortable with their relationship, and their concerns all center on one fact—Mati is Afghan.

What people are saying about The Impossibility of Us:

"This book tackles several heavy subjects as the author explores religious and ethnic intolerance, bigotry, fear, and lack of fairness. ... Readers will find the story meaty, satisfying, and enlightening. This surprising and worthwhile romance is a solid choice to add to any teen collection." —VOYA

"Spectacular ... Your heart will break reading this book, but it will also soar. You’ll question everything you’ve imagined about difficult relationships, look at your own self in a new light, but you’ll also fall in love." —Moriah's Musings

"The Impossibility of Us is a wonderful read and it deserves more readers for sure. A perfect read for summer, this will make your heart happy and sad at the same time. ... This story certainly proves that in the end love conquers all." —Flipping Through the Pages

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