Competing With the Star
Krysten Lindsay Hager
Young Adult Romance
Hadley Daniels’s life seems perfect… Hadley and her family move to a beautiful beach town, where she makes amazing new friends and lands the boyfriend of her dreams—Nick Jenkins. He’s the kind of guy every girl swoons over, and it isn’t long until Hadley discovers some are still swooning.
Hadley and Nick form a deep bond when he confides in her about his grandfather’s life changing diagnosis. However, insecurity sets in when Hadley discovers her boyfriend was once in love her friend who just happens to be the beautiful former teen TV star, Simone Hendrickson. Hadley confronts Nick, who confesses his history with Simone. Though he claims to only have eyes for Hadley now, it’s hard to believe—especially when she’s blindsided with the news that Nick and Simone kissed after school.
Now Hadley must determine who is telling the truth as she begins to see a different side of her friends—which ones will stick by the star and who will stand by Hadley. Love, betrayal and friendship—who needs soap opera drama when you’re competing with a star?