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Rent to Be by Sonia Hartl
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Aug 15, 2023 | ISBN 9781639104345

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Praise for Rent to Be:
Rent To Be is so relatable and funny! I couldn’t gobble it up fast enough. A+ execution of the brother’s best friend trope, and an all-around very fun read.”
―Sarah Hogle, author of Twice Shy

Rent To Be is Sonia Hartl at her best. She adeptly blends the realities of student debt in the 21st century with an engrossing story of childhood friends to lovers, offering readers a romance that is equal parts funny, sexy, and incredibly poignant.” 
―Jenny L. Howe, author of The Make-Up Test and On The Plus Side

Rent To Be deftly combines all the traits I love in a romcom with a searing look at the financial realities of life as a millennial, and the result is one of my favorite books of the year. Hartl’s witty banter and unique voice completely drew me in! The romance is a trope-filled wonder, the perfect balance of steam and heart, and Isla and Cade jumped to the top of my favorite book couples list. Isla’s heartbreakingly realistic financial struggles were an equally powerful punch to the heart. This is a romcom with something to say, and I loved every single word!” 
―Falon Ballard, author of Just My Type

Praise for Sonia Hartl:
“[A] romantic comedy that explores feminism and comprehensive sex education against the backdrop of a conservative religious summer camp. First-time author Sonia Hartl tackles all of these topics and more with finesse―always candid, always open-minded and very rarely heavy-handed… Hartl’s debut is a powerful read for teens who are beginning to explore romantic relationships and sexuality.” 
―BookPage, starred review on Have a Little Faith in Me

“Bitingly funny.”
Publishers Weekly on Have a Little Faith in Me

“[A] thoughtful story of consent, sexual education, friendship, and honest communication.” 
Kirkus Reviews on Have a Little Faith in Me

“Quick-paced, well written friends-to-lovers romance… complete with pranks, hilarious banter, and teenage angst.”
School Library Journal on Have a Little Faith in Me

“An immediate favorite.” 
—Rachel Lynn Solomon author of Weather Girl on Have a Little Faith in Me

“A true celebration of girls―their bravery, their flaws, their hearts, and the sisterhood that binds them. Have A Little Faith in Me is a thoughtful, no-holds-barred look at sex, consent, and the healing power of female friendship.” 
―Laurie Elizabeth Flynn, author of Firsts and Last Girl Lied To on Have a Little Faith in Me

“A fast-paced and empowering thrill ride guaranteed to get your blood pumping.”
―Caleb Roehrig, author of The Fell of Dark on The Lost Girls

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