Peyton Rios has everything a high school senior could want in Kami Garcia’s Broken Beautiful Hearts. She’s the all-star of her soccer team, has already been recruited to her top-choice college, and has a loving boyfriend. What more could she ask for? All of that changes when Peyton uncovers her boyfriend’s darkest secret; one she never meant to find. Next thing she knows, she’s fallen down a flight of stairs and her knee is shattered. Peyton’s dreams of going pro may vanish before they even started, and suddenly her senior year isn’t looking so bright. Everyone wants to know… did she really fall? Or was she pushed?
When Peyton meets Owen Law during her recovery stay at her uncle’s in Tennessee, she’s instantly smitten. However, dating isn’t her priority, and she suspects Owen is hiding something. Peyton has to decide if love is really worth trouble and drama. Brittany Pressley’s narration beautifully captures the ups and downs of love and heartbreak, and what it’s like to start all over again.