Everything You Need to Know About Samantha Sotto’s Love and Gravity


How would you feel if a mysterious boy suddenly appears in the crack in your bedroom wall?

Love and Gravity‘ follows that premise. Samantha Sotto’s newest work centers on Andrea Louviere. When she was just seven years old,  a crack forms in her bedroom wall letting her see a boy. Though no sound travels through the crack, the boy can see Andrea too. And then, just as quickly as it opened, the crack closes, and he vanishes.

Over the years,  Andrea continues meeting with this mysterious boy in her wall. Then, on her seventeenth birthday, she receives a three-hundred-year-old love letter from Isaac Newton. Andrea knows that Isaac will change the world with his groundbreaking discoveries, and Isaac knows that she will change him.

Despite a burgeoning romance in the present, Andrea grows determined to follow his clues to their shared destiny. But Andrea must face a heartbreaking decision: between what was, and what might be.

About the Author

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Samantha Sotto majored in Communications at the Ateneo de Manila University. She followed her father’s footsteps and joined the marketing group of a multinational company. Due to the constant travel required by work, she felt that she was living in a suitcase and opted to quit work and focus on her family.

She started writing  ‘Before Ever After’, her first novel, in a coffee shop while waiting for her son to come out of school. Despite initially having some difficulty in having her work published, it was picked up by Crown Publishers, a division of Penguin Random House, Inc, and would become one the biggest literary hits of 2011.

She is currently a devoted wife and loving mom to two kids and Tennant, a golden retriever.

Pre-order your copy of ‘Love and Gravity’

To get an even better glimpse of the book, here’s its super cool trailer:

‘Love and Gravity’ will be available exclusively in National Book Store for P599. The book will be available in stores on February 7, 2017 or you can pre-order here.

That’s not all – Samantha Sotto will also be having a book launch on February 11(that’s a Saturday!), 3 pm at NBS Glorietta 1. Stay tuned for more details on this by following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Sign up for our newsletter below:

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