Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles

Brittany Ellis is forced to be lab partners with Alex Fuentes, a Latino Blood gang member, and he is about to threaten everything she’s worked so hard for—her flawless reputation, her boyfriend, and the secret that her home life is anything but perfect.

Alex is a bad boy and he knows it.

So when he makes a bet with his friends to lure Brittany into his life, he thinks nothing of it. But soon the bet Alex made in arrogance turns into something much more.

In this passionate story about looking beneath the surface. Simone Elkeles breaks through the stereotypes and barriers that threaten to keep Brittany and Alex apart and creates a gripping love story sure to keep the pages turning.

“I stayed up all night reading this book.  I loved the characters, the chemistry, the heartbreaking/euphoric ending. The emotions in this book are so palpable you can’t help but get completely caught up in the story.” ~Katrina