How to Win a Breakup: A Novel by Farah Heron

How to Win a Breakup: A Novel

Farah Heron

350 pages missing pub info (editions)

fiction romance young adult emotional lighthearted medium-paced


An “it” couple’s breakup becomes a sporting event in a deliciously charming novel about the games people play in the name of love.First, math genius and gamer-nerd Samaya gets dumped by her boyfriend. Then he sabotages her job and hooks up with he...

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Community Reviews Summary of 28 reviews


emotional 72%
lighthearted 72%
hopeful 54%
funny 45%
reflective 27%
inspiring 18%
adventurous 9%
challenging 9%
informative 9%
mysterious 9%


medium 53%
fast 33%
slow 13%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 83% | Character: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 83% | It's complicated: 8% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 76% | It's complicated: 23%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

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