May 18th, 2021

In Miel Moreland's heartfelt young adult debut, four queer teens realize that sometimes you have to risk hitting repeat on heartbreak.

"Funny, romantic, and moving..." — Publisher's Weekly

"This engaging novel... delivers a memorable story surrounding gender identity, love, and friendship; readers will be clamoring for more." — Booklist

"This novel is a home run." — School Library Journal

"Compulsively readable...a love letter to friendship and platonic absolute winner." —The Nerd Daily


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More praise for IT GOES LIKE THIS: 

"It Goes Like This was everything my music nerd heart needed AND wanted. Lyrical and heart-wrenching...beautiful representation, sweetest longing and the pop-star romance of my dreams; Swifties will swoon happily with this story tattooed on their hearts." — Erin Hahn, author of You'd Be Mine and More Than Maybe

"A poignant debut about friendship, falling out, falling in, and finding one’s way...will have you singing in your seat and fangirling long after you finish the final chapters." — Jaye Robin Brown, author of Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit

"Moreland’s writing instantly pulled me in, seamlessly weaving together multiple points of view to tell a rich, gripping story full of heartbreak and joy. A spectacular debut about queer love, life, and friendship, It Goes Like This is a song I never wanted to end." — Jennifer Dugan, author of Hot Dog Girl

"A delicious escape, the kind of book where you dive in and just want to stay a while. A journey through memory, love, family, and loss...This novel was a soothing balm to my heart." — Aminah Mae Safi, author of This is All Your Fault