Three Sides of a Heart: Stories about Love Triangles

Three Sides of a Heart: Stories about Love Triangles


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You may think you know the love triangle, but you've never seen love triangles like these.

These top YA authors tackle the much-debated trope of the love triangle, and the result is sixteen fresh, diverse, and romantic stories you don’t want to miss.

This collection, edited by Natalie C. Parker, contains stories written by Renee Ahdieh, Rae Carson, Brandy Colbert, Katie Cotugno, Lamar Giles, Tessa Gratton, Bethany Hagan, Justina Ireland, Alaya Dawn Johnson, EK Johnston, Julie Murphy, Garth Nix, Natalie C. Parker, Veronica Roth, Sabaa Tahir, and Brenna Yovanoff.

A teen girl who offers kissing lessons. Zombies in the Civil War South. The girl next door, the boy who loves her, and the girl who loves them both. Vampires at a boarding school. Three teens fighting monsters in an abandoned video rental store. Literally the last three people on the planet.

What do all these stories have in common?

The love triangle.

Title:Three Sides of a Heart: Stories about Love Triangles
Edition Language:English
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    Three Sides of a Heart: Stories about Love Triangles Reviews

  • Elle (ellexamines)

    Average Rating: 3.81 Stars, but I'm giving a five because there were so many stories here on my new faves list. This was a fantastic short story collection, and I have to admit I was really pleasantly...

  • Melanie

    ARC provided by the publisher via Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review.First off, I did enjoy this, but this collection uses the term “love triangle” very loosely, in my opinion. Some of the...

  • Heather

    2/5Wow, I did not expect to dislike this book because usually I am a huge fan of short story collections. I only truly liked, maybe 3 or 4 of the 16 stories and most of them were unmemorable.This shor...

  • Paige (Illegal in 3 Countries)

    See more of my reviews on The YA Kitten! I got an eARC from the publisher via Edelweiss, but what I read was a hardcover I bought at a later date.Anthologies are always hard to review, but an antholog...

  • destiny ??? [howling libraries]

    Three Sides of a Heart is a collection of sixteen short stories about love triangles, of varying natures and sexualities. I honestly wouldn't have picked this anthology up if it wasn't for buddy readi...

  • O.R.

    Love triangles - I need to write YA because it sells the best but I have no idea how to keep anybody interested with my lame plot. Let me introduce two hottest guys in love with the worst type of girl...

  • Erin

    3.5 StarsMost people hate love triangles but I love them. I love the drama and messiness of a Good love triangle. Maybe I'm drawn to them because I've been in one. Back when I was young and messy enou...

  • Sara ? Ink Is My Sword

    ✪✪✪This was a big old MEH. Some stories did grab me though, some I wish they were full-length novels.💛 Riddles in mathematics by Katie Katugno ✪✪✪Started with gay vibes and I was there ...

  • Acqua

    Three Sides of a Heart is not the best anthology I've ever read, but it's surely one of the most interesting and surprising ones. These authors took an overused trope and made something new with it, a...

  • Rahma

    Average: 3.28 stars, but I still chose to round up to 4 stars because there were some gems in here. Overall thoughts: This anthology took me a while to get through, but I’m glad I eventually did. Th...