ratings · Published: May 29th, 2013
Olivia Martin was eight years old when she was stung by a honeybee and given a permanent nickname by her best friend and neighbor Lex Diamond. She shared her heartbreak, her joy, and her first kiss with him. She fell in love, and he walked away. With senior year coming to a close, a lot has changed between the former best friends. Olivia’s only goals are to make it through her final weeks as a senior intact, keep Bethany out of trouble, and ignore the blond boy across the street. But when a new guy comes into the picture, Olivia finds her attention divided between the boy she loves, and the boy who shows an interest. With her best friend Bethany at her side, Olivia will try to get over Lex and find love with someone new. But it isn’t easy when Lex is intent on pushing back into her life. Will Olivia get over Lex when school’s out? Or will their rekindling friendship heat up with the summer temperatures? Not all bees die after the first sting.