: Lovesick (): Jake Coburn: Books. Ted’s drunk-driving accident has ruined his life. it cost him his basketball scholarship, ended his plans for college, and forced him into AA. but just when ted has. Jake Coburn starts LOVESICK with a teaser: he writes as if the characters told him their real story. Certainly the story of two addicts trying to.

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And during one short trip to pick up a drink, he got into a bad car accide I should start by saying that according to the author, this book is based on a true story. It’s been a year and a half since my last attempt to read it and it’s hard to believe that I ever disliked this book.

Retrieved 7 March And the secondary characters It is not every day you read a book about an alcoholic guy falling in love with a bulimic girl. Understanding the Yahoo Chess chats with her therapist allows the reader to know that her conversations are confined and her father cannot know about them, but this is the very reason for Ted needing to spy on her.

I know, it’s weird and disgusting However, I was severely disappointed. While attending AA meetings, Ted thinks that nothing is going to get better.


What made me shocked is the strong bond that is formed between Ted and Erica and how open Erica is with him despite her struggles. My Friend Amy is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.

Though I greatly enjoyed the book, there were a few things I had issues with. He does so by offering him a free ride by paying his college tuition to the same college his daughter is going to.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Despite reading from both of their perspectives, I didn’t feel like I knew them all that well. It was one of the best books I have ever read!

Coburn does not gives clues as to how the story will end, leaving readers guessing until the last two pages. Oct 08, Salina rated it really liked it. You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. That is what he had to figure out.

I decided to give it another go and actually enjoyed it! I love how the author told the story. I rated this book 3 stars because of the amount of unanswered questions, and also because it took a little while for it to really take off. The drama in the book would be entertaining for that age and at that age girls like to read diary or e-mail formatted books.

The two main characters are deeply developed and become rather humorous. May 19, Lily Medley rated it really liked it. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. A teenage guy named Ted is a basketball player at a local high school, and very very talented on the court. The wealthy father of a bulimic Manhattan rich girl has a tempting proposition.

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That being said, I did love Ted and Erica’s relationship – the way they talk to and treat each lovexick made me smile. LoveSick by Jake Coburn. The detail was rather off-putting. I wouldn’t recommend it. References to this work on external resources. The tone is moderate, never lvoesick, but lightly put.

Review: LoveSick by Jake Coburn

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? But one addiction that Ted had that ruined his life hereafter was drinking.

I would say it is suitable for people 13 and up, due to language. I really enjoyed this novel. The story starts off with a boy named Ted.

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Jan 30, Ashleah rated it liked it. Ted liked to drink, a lot. Ted is a good kid from a working-class family, formerly a star basketball player who has just lost an excellent scholarship.

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