Does The Summer I Turned Pretty's Belly choose Jeremiah or Conrad in the books? (2024)

Does The Summer I Turned Pretty's Belly choose Jeremiah or Conrad in the books? (1)

The Summer I Turned Pretty is over for another season, and we can't wait to head back to Cousins Beach for more romance, drama and summer loving in season three. But, with the series being based on Jenny Han's best-selling books, we don't have to wait for more episodes to find out what happens between Belly, Conrad and Jeremiah.

So, do you want to know which brother Belly ends up with at the end of The Summer I Turned Pretty, Jeremiah or Conrad? Then look no further, here's everything you need to know.

Major spoilers below!

Does Belly choose Jeremiah or Conrad in The Summer I Turned Pretty books?

At the end of season two, we see Conrad tell Belly how he truly feels about her, but, he takes it all back again the next morning. Oh, Conrad!

With Belly realising that she just can't trust Conrad, she decides that Jeremiah is the one for her. Later, she kisses Jeremiah, showing him that he's the one she wants to be with and the series ends with Belly and Jeremiah together.

But, fans of Belly and Jeremiah might want to look away now as in the books written by Jenny Han, Belly ends up marrying Conrad. Yes, really!

In Jenny Han’s third book, We’ll Always Have Summer, Belly breaks up with Jeremiah after two years when she discovers he cheated on her while they were on a break. Conrad and Belly then reconnect and end up getting married.

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The Prime Video adaptation has been pretty faithful to the source material so far, so it’s unlikely that producers will change things so drastically in season three, especially considering Jenny helps write and produce the series.

But, they may also want to surprise the fans and takes things in a completely new direction, so we guess we'll have to wait patiently for season three to see who Belly chooses in the end.

The Summer I Turned Pretty is streaming on Prime Video now.

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Does The Summer I Turned Pretty's Belly choose Jeremiah or Conrad in the books? (2024)

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Does The Summer I Turned Pretty's Belly choose Jeremiah or Conrad in the books? ›

But, fans of Belly and Jeremiah might want to look away now as in the books written by Jenny Han, Belly ends up marrying Conrad.

Who ends up with Belly in the books The Summer I Turned Pretty? ›

The series ends with Belly marrying Conrad, and the couple starting a new life together.

Who does Jeremiah cheat on Belly with? ›

Jeremiah had sex with Lacie when he and Belly were broken up. Multiple characters assume that the only reason Belly is marrying Jeremiah is because she's pregnant. Conrad recalls having a sexual relationship with a girl from his university.

Why does Conrad break up with Belly? ›

But after Susannah's death, Conrad's grief created distance between him and Belly leading to their breakup at prom. This summer, Belly and Conrad seek closure for their failed relationship, while she and Jeremiah resume their friendship, after she picked Conrad over him.

When did Belly lose her virginity in the books? ›

Belly doesn't lose her virginity in the books.

Does Belly choose Conrad or Jeremiah in the books? ›

But, fans of Belly and Jeremiah might want to look away now as in the books written by Jenny Han, Belly ends up marrying Conrad. Yes, really! In Jenny Han's third book, We'll Always Have Summer, Belly breaks up with Jeremiah after two years when she discovers he cheated on her while they were on a break.

Does Belly lose her virginity to Conrad? ›

In the second episode, it's revealed that Belly loses her virginity to Conrad by the fireplace in the house at Cousins Beach after the snow at the beach scene. “I felt like that's where Belly was in her journey,” Han tells Variety. “These two characters were very much in love and had known each other their whole lives.

Who does Jeremiah end up with? ›

In the final book, "We'll Always Have Summer," Belly and Jeremiah become a serious couple and even go to the same college. When Belly discovers he hooked up with someone else while they were on a break, she breaks up with him. He begs her to take him back and proposes, to which she agrees, much to her family's chagrin.

Does Belly lose her virginity with Jeremiah? ›

The two did not have sex during their two year relationship. While Belly came close to believing she was ready to give her virginity to Jeremiah, even seriously considering consummating their relationship during a trip to the beach house one time, she ultimately decided against it.

Who does Belly sleep with first? ›

Belly's First Time

While the pair also staged a secret visit to Cousins during Christmastime on the page, Belly and Conrad did not have sex. But in the second episode, it's revealed that the couple are intimate for the first time in front of the fireplace. "Conrad, it's only you," she tells a sleeping Conrad after.

Does Belly end up marrying Conrad? ›

Belly and Jeremiah break up and Belly moves to Spain to study abroad. Conrad then begins writing her romantic letters. When Belly returns, she and Conrad begin dating again and the book ends with the couple getting married.

Does Conrad ever tell Belly he loves her? ›

This was in the final novel We'll Always Have Summer where Conrad breaks down and passionately confesses his true feelings for Belly and begs her not to marry Jeremiah. He even openly cries in front of her and, despite her resisting, tightly embraces Belly while doing so.

Why did Belly choose Jeremiah? ›

“They really love each other. They really are best friends—and now more.” As for why Belly chooses Jeremiah in the season finale, Han says that, as always, Belly is following her heart. “I think part of what she loves about Jeremiah is his openness and the way he allows her to really see him and love him,” she says.

Will Jeremiah cheat on Belly in the show? ›

Jeremiah's Cheating Twist Leads To His Sudden Proposal To Belly. Part of the series of events that unfold, in The Summer I Turned Pretty series, when Belly finds out about Jeremiah being with another girl is that he spontaneously proposes.

How much older is Conrad than Belly in the book? ›

Conrad is described in the books as being two years and a quarter older than Belly, which would make him 18-years-old.

Do Belly and conrad kiss in the books? ›

Belly finds Conrad sitting out on the beach, looking heartbroken over his mother's fate. She goes to sit with him as he cries. Belly kisses Conrad to comfort him, and he kisses her back.

Does Belly end up marrying Jeremiah? ›

Belly and Jeremiah plan to get married at Susannah's iconic beach home in Cousins in the third book. While planning, Belly finds out that Conrad has been living there. It's not long before she realises that she actually loves him. Belly and Jeremiah break up and Belly moves to Spain to study abroad.

Who does Billie end up with in The Summer I Turned Pretty books? ›

Who does Belly end up with in the books? Belly marries Conrad in The Summer I Turned Pretty books. Despite going to the same college, the relationship between Belly and Jeremiah ends after the younger Fisher brother cheats on her at a party. The betrayal leads to their and Belly's move to Spain.

Does Belly sleep with Jeremiah? ›

Jeremiah was Belly's first kiss, abruptly kissing her during a game of Truth or Dare at fourteen years old. Belly had been furious since he stole her first kiss, which she wanted to be special, and he had only done so as a joke and to make Taylor jealous. The two did not have sex during their two year relationship.

Do Taylor and Steven end up together in the books? ›

Do Taylor and Steven end up together in The Summer I Turned Pretty books? Unfortunately, there are no answers about Taylor and Steven's relationship in It's Not Summer Without You. Unlike the show, Taylor and Steven have very minor roles in the book and we don't see either of their romantic lives explored in depth.

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