• 12 Differences Between 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' Book & Series

    8 days ago - By Elite Daily

    Author Jenny Han's novel, The Summer I Turned Pretty , was a smash success with the YA crowd when it debuted in 2009. Now, 13 years later, it has become an equally beloved series on Prime Video. But to make this early aughts book into a modern, seven-episode series, Han had to do some major rewriting and additions to her original story, including creating whole new characters, plot lines, and romances. Thus, there are some major differences between Han's book, The Summer I Turned Pretty, and her new show. Warning: Spoilers for The Summer I Turned Pretty follow. Of course, the overarching...
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  • Where To Buy Belly's Birthday 'Fit From 'The Summer I Turned Pretty'

    Where To Buy Belly's Birthday 'Fit From 'The Summer I Turned Pretty'

    8 days ago - By Elite Daily

    The Summer I Turned Pretty has everyone I know swooning over summer romance and looking up small coastal town AirBnBs. Enough folks are dreaming of debutante balls and love triangles that there's a surprising amount of The Summer I Turned Pretty merch already available. And while hoodies and T-shirts are all well and good, as a fashion fan, I want a little bit more. I want the actual dress Belly wore for her birthday in Season 1, Episode 3, and I've tracked it down because I am a team player. In case you're not quite caught up, Belly's 16th birthday happens in the series' third episode. As...
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  • 10 Airbnbs Like ‘The Summer I Turned Pretty' House With Waterfront Views

    10 Airbnbs Like ‘The Summer I Turned Pretty' House With Waterfront Views

    8 days ago - By Elite Daily

    Prime Video's The Summer I Turned Pretty has quickly become the must-watch show of the season. Based on the books by Jenny Han, TSITP follows Isabel “Belly” Conklin and her family as they vacation in Cousins Beach for the summer with their family friends, the Fishers. The Fishers' beach house comes with stunning waterfront views and a pool for Belly's daily night swims. It's the ideal place to spend the season, and these Airbnbs like The Summer I Turned Pretty house are just what you and your friends need for your very own seaside escape. If you had your heart set on visiting Cousins Beach...
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  • 15 Books like 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' That'll Be Your Next Beach Read

    15 Books like 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' That'll Be Your Next Beach Read

    8 days ago - By Elite Daily

    Since The Summer I Turned Pretty dropped on Prime Video, the book trilogy by Jenny Han that the series is based on has become the beach-read of summer 2022. ICYMI, Han's first book series, To All The Boys I've Loved Before , became a popular adapted movie trilogy, and her latest series is just as much a must-read. For The Summer I Turned Pretty , Han leans into her specialty in young adult romance and takes readers on a beach-side journey marked with coming-of-age struggles and strained teenage love. If you can't resist a page-turning summer read packed with adventure, steamy romance, and...
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