Series: Hundred Oaks
Release Date: 1 July 2015
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
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Everyone at Hundred Oaks High knows that career mentoring day is a joke. So when Maya Henry said she wanted to be a rock star, she never imagined she’d get to shadow *the* Jesse Scott, Nashville’s teen idol.
But spending the day with Jesse is far from a dream come true. He’s as gorgeous as his music, but seeing all that he’s accomplished is just a reminder of everything Maya’s lost: her trust, her boyfriend, their band, and any chance to play the music she craves. Not to mention that Jesse’s pushy and opinionated. He made it on his own, and he thinks Maya’s playing back up to other people’s dreams. Does she have what it takes to follow her heart—and go solo?
Jesse’s Girl has been one of the most unexpectedly fun books I’ve read this year. It’s such a cute summer read; it’s funny and sweet and just a really feel-good kind of novel. Although I’d already read another book by Kenneally previous to this one , Breathe, Annie, Breathe, which I thought was readable but could have been better, it was Jesse’s Girl that made me want to catch up with the rest of the Hundred Oaks series. I do plan on reading all of them now and I will do that…eventually. Continue reading