A Publishers Weekly Staff Pick for Best Summer Book of ABustle SummerYA Summer Reading Guide PickA PopSugar Best Book of JuneA New York Daily News Summer Pick for TeensA Seventeen Magazine Best YA Book ofYou Know Me Well perfectly encapsulates those fraught, end all be all feelings of high school romance and graduation The raw emotion of this novel will delight fans of Rainbow Rowell and John Green BookPageBoth authors excel at writing smart, funny, and realistic dialogue These are characters to whom readers will relate and want to get to know School Library Journalincisively explore s the excitement and costs of change, and the importance of friends in figuring out what to keep and what to jettison Publishers WeeklyThe pacing and voices of LaCour s and Levithan s alternating points of view are on point, keeping this sweettale moving gladly forward Kirkus ReviewOften subtle and always absorbing examination of fraught relationshipspopular authors LaCour and Levithan tell their heartfelt story seamlessly in chapters that alternate between Mark s and Kate s respective points of view and invite readers emotional engagement with these two empathetic teens BooklistA perfect read for the bolter in all of us LaCour and Levithan join together to give an honest view of the anxious teenage psyche Romantic Times Two powerful forces in YA lit team up to tell one unique story in You Know Me Well Bustle Teens, queer or straight, are often dramatic and unsure of themselves, and by moving its characters beyond the coming out trope and giving them other questions to focus on, this book gives them room to beHorn Book ReviewLaCour and Levithan are both dab hands at utopian romanceThe Bulletin of the Center for Children s Books Nina LaCour and David Levithan are two of the best YA authors working right now, and this story is further proof This fun, sweet novel beautifully captures the power of romantic and platonic love alike Seventeen Magazine TopYA Book of Few literary titles have been able to portray adult romance as honestly and believably as LaCour and Levithan manage to in this irresistible teenage tale I can only hope this isn t the last we hear from Kate and Mark Edge MediaLevithan and LaCour beautifully capture what it s like to have a romance against the backdrop of the cool grey city of love There is something about this place that renders everything full of magic Forever Young Adult A sweet, hopeful story about finding the courage to live your truth whatever it may be And of course, it s a story about the friends who guide us through it all Bustle s Beach ReadsWho knows you well Your best friend Your boyfriend or girlfriend A stranger you meet on a crazy night No one, really Mark and Kate have sat next to each other for an entire year, but have never spoken For whatever reason, their paths outside of class have never crossedThat is until Kate spots Mark miles away from home, out in the city for a wild, unexpected night Kate is lost, having just run away from a chance to finally meet the girl she has been in love with from afar Mark, meanwhile, is in love with his best friend Ryan, who may or may not feel the same wayWhen Kate and Mark meet up, little do they know how important they will become to each other and how, in a very short time, they will know each other better than any of the people who are supposed to know themTold in alternating points of view by Nina LaCour and David Levithan, the bestselling author of Every Day and co author of Nick and Norah s Infinite Playlistwith Rachel Cohn and Will Grayson, Will Graysonwith John Green , You Know Me Well is a deeply honest story about navigating the joys and heartaches of first love, one truth at a time