This is the first ebook by Julie Buxbaum I’ve ever learn and now all I need to do is learn extra. The story of Kit and David’s unlikely friendship is so lovely and relatable that I learn the entire e-book in three days. Even although that is youngsters’s lit, adults would really take pleasure in this e-book.
Author: Julie Buxbaum
Genre: Young Adult
GoodReads Rating: 4.27
My Rating: four.5
Who Would Love This Book:
People who must be reminded what highschool is actually like.
Synopsis in 140 characters or much less:
After Kit’s dad dies she seeks refuge from the craziness of highschool by sitting with socially remoted David at lunch.
Why You Should Read It:
Kit simply misplaced her father in a horrible automotive accident. She’s having hassle adjusting to her new life with out her dad and finds it exhausting to step into her previous life as if nothing has modified. Enter, David! David is an extremely gifted and sensible particular person however he struggles on the subject of social interactions. The issues individuals take as a right, corresponding to understanding sarcasm or social cues, he doesn’t perceive in any respect. To survive highschool, David has chosen to isolate himself from his friends somewhat than be seen as a freak.
Kit decides, innocently sufficient, to take a seat with David at lunch as an alternative of her regular good friend group. She on the lookout for a spot away from the place she will sit and never be bothered, stared at, or felt sorry for. While she might have been in search of some quiet, what she discovered was one thing else completely. It seems a friendship with David was precisely what she wanted at this second in her life.
It’s been awhile since I used to be in highschool however nonetheless, I discovered this ebook extremely relatable. Kit and David could also be younger however their feelings are actual… properly as actual as fiction may be. No matter what your age, I like to recommend choosing up a replica of this guide.