“I loved this book. I am 13 and I couldn’t put it down. At some points I was jumping up and down and sometimes I was crying my eyes out. I think it was the best. Arousing Love, a teen novel. Uploaded by M. H. Strom. Can it be true love when you’re only 15? One of the highest rated teen books on iBooks USA with over. Arousing Love, A Teen Novel By M.H. Strom – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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Arousing Love: A Teen Novel

The emotions could be felt so strongly in this story. It’s amazing this story about love and faith and I hope others will like it Joanna and Zach.

Those parents of hers were nut jobs. I only regret m.h.stron the boy’s parents aren’t a larger part of the book. I am a Christian, and am profoundly disturbed by this book. One day, he comes across a festival being run by a local campsite. It talks about God and that he always has a plan for us. This was a free book that I only read because it sounded so bad.

And for some reason Zach isn’t allowed to be with her because of that dream he had about God? The girl herself is slightly crazy, and the romance is rushed to the point of making the reader uncomfortable, mostly because statutory rape is This book is pretty bad.

Zach who is 18 years old fall in love with Joanna who is 3 years younger than him. Arouusing that I read as an ebook.

Which is of course is the situation I’m in with my boyfriend so yeah, relatable! In this book, Joanna is arosing a week with her parents on their yearly camping trip at the beach with her parents and while working at a booth meets Zach. Sometimes they tend to get lost in the moment and begin arousinng disobey her parents in many ways, such as being alone with each other.

And the young man was too lustful in his desires. Storm, is a great book about romance. I was very confused with the whole idea of this book, it started out nice and simple with this girl liking this older artist dude, and then it turned completely towards a weird place full of Titanic style nude posing and kissing with her saying “no no no i can’t have sex cause its against my promise to god to not have sex before marriage” and he respects that Joanna is the ultimate Mary Sue and Zach just wants to get into her pants.


I think that they deserved to win because of good partnership. Responsibility The fight between love and the need to obey your parents is the main problem of two love-at-first-sight teenagers in the romantic teen novel Arousing Love by M.

The timeline here doesn’t make a whole lot of sense. I’m reading along and thinking wow this book might get a little juicy and then BAM Meeting in Zach’s hometown where Joanna and her parents are taking Definitely a teen novel, with emphasis on faith and saving yourself for marriage.

Krisztina hovorka on April 23, I did really enjoy this book, and I’d suggest it to anyone who wants a book to read between books If drama is something you enjoy reading about, this is the book for you. Suddenly, Zach starts to have feelings for Joanna which becomes stronger than an angel who moves air. She flirts with him, but he thinks she’s way too young – especially when he discovers that she’s only fifteen.

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Which shows it really is an easy read. They disobey their rules by sneaking out to see each other. The girl was, may I say, stupid Naive, to put it nicely in many areas concerning boys. Joanna is the kind of all-around pretty, popular girl with .mh.strom great Love vs.

It made me want to read a sequel. I wouldn’t really recommend kids under the age of twelve to read this book because it will be a little complicated for them to understand.

Second, even me as a female, thought she came on psychotically strong. I’ve read quite a few of the other reviews of the paperback edition here on Goodreads and many say it’s not juicy enough, I found it the other way I’m going to stop right there. They fall in love then have to figure out how to manage their deep love and their need to be together while maintaining their Christian values. Like another reviewer has already mentioned, I found the title somewhat misleading.


When you’re looking at an e-book at 2 in the morning, all you have to go on is the tit Okay, I’ll be honest. But he’s not embarrassed or put off by these frank discussions with these people that he’s never met before. Strom is an amazing author and I can’t wait to hear more! The impassioned speech Zach makes when he’s invited for an interview comes out of nowhere and I sat here, wondering when this young kid figured all that out because there is nothing in the book to indicate that this is how he feels at all.

The betrothal and the bride price are an interesting twist, as are the ages of the protagonists, and there is a yearlong gap between the penultimate and the last chapter, a time that is only touched upon in the end. Zack and Joanna’s relationship is very sweet for their ages and I think it would bring up fond memories for many.

Arousing Love, a Teen Novel by M.H. Strom – FictionDB

I believe in being open with your kids. I swear, I can deal with the whole god conversation for a atousing pages, but when it started to take over the entire damn ‘story’ it just frustrated the hell out of me. Truly some of the worst drek I ever have had the displeasure to read. Many teenagers can learn a lot if different things when reading this book.

Two characters in this book, Joanna and Zach, fall in love with each other.