Friends of Choice
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
, Dec 5, 2010
- Juvenile Fiction
- 166 pages
Karla trusts anyone who will befriend her. This is just the way she is. But should she really be so trustful in this Teen Contemporary about deceit and being taken advantage of?Karla has lived in the same home since she was born. She has a fit when she learns that her parents have made the decision to move to a new town without consulting her. She figures that she should have a say in matters since she is in High School.Her parents tell her that this move has her best interests at heart and they are sure she will make new friends. The school she is to attend is about three times the size of her old school and it can hold many new opportunities for her. At Brantwood High, she meets Carol Bower, who helps her find her first class. She invites Karla to eat lunch with her and is introduced to her clique of friends.In her history class, Karla meets her first crush. He is one of Carol's friends. He is also the football captain of the varsity team.They invite Karla to her first teen party. But first, she must convince her parents into letting her sleep over Carol's.She begins to feel she is about to be a victim of hazing. Karla starts to have second thoughts about going to this party and hanging out with Carol and her friends.Maybe this wasn't such a good idea after all.