The Intensity of You
Orphaned at fourteen, Sydney numbs her grief with the ecstasy of first love. As Tyler's girlfriend, she has an instant friend group, social status, and most importantly a person who loves her unconditionally.
A year later, she hides Tyler's jealousy and aggression from everyone, including her older brothers.
Enter Hasan, her coworker at his family's Turkish restaurant. His friendship makes Sydney question whether Tyler's unpredictable behavior is worth his love. But she's no longer a daughter and if she isn't Tyler's girlfriend, who is she?
Inspired by the One Love campaign. This novel seeks to shed light on the reality of unhealthy teenage relationships.
- 72814 words
- About 291 pages