It Starts with Us: A Novel (2) (It Ends with Us)

Before It Ends with Us, it started with Atlas. Colleen Hoover tells fan favorite Atlas’s side of the story and shares what comes next in this long-anticipated sequel to the “glorious and touching” (USA TODAY) #1 New York Times bestseller It Ends with Us.

Lily and her ex-husband, Ryle, have just settled into a civil coparenting rhythm when she suddenly bumps into her first love, Atlas, again. After nearly two years separated, she is elated that for once, time is on their side, and she immediately says yes when Atlas asks her on a date.

But her excitement is quickly hampered by the knowledge that, though they are no longer married, Ryle is still very much a part of her life—and Atlas Corrigan is the one man he will hate being in his ex-wife and daughter’s life.

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336 pages

Average rating: 7.34




Community Reviews

Jul 18, 2024
4/10 stars
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Jul 18, 2024
10/10 stars
It was such a good book about love and getting thru an abusive relationship
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Jul 10, 2024
9/10 stars
Loved this book
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Jul 02, 2024
10/10 stars
I really enjoyed this book. I love how strong the characters are and how the author put so much thought into the personal healing in this story. It’s clever to read something that has the potential to teach people something through fiction. Not to be reliant on others.
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Jun 30, 2024
3/10 stars
⭐️⭐️⭐️ Felt very rushed in a way that felt like the second book was just unnecessary. Cute, but didn’t wow me.
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