The girl who invented romance

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Delacorte Press, Jan 25, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 182 pages
14 Reviews
How can a girl have fun with a game if she's only watching from the sidelines? That's what sixteen-year-old Kelly Williams wonders when her best friend, Faith, complains that it's time to stop pretending and find real romance. As Kelly sees her friends, her older brother and even her parents knowingly and unknowingly play at romance, she decides to create a real game - a board game called Romance that captures the way people behave in matters of love and dating.

From broken hearts to happily ever after, Caroline Cooney's inventive novel is sure to capture readers' hearts.


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Review: The Girl Who Invented Romance

User Review  - Jaimie - Goodreads

I remember reading this book in Elementary school… I've graduated from college now. Ahhhhh…. the memories of my youth. This is an okay book… not SPECTACULAR… but okay. Clean, good fun about a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bailey Jenkin - Goodreads

fun book! it's definitely a very fun read and will make you believe in high school romance again. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (2005)

Caroline B. Cooney is the author of Goddess of Yesterday (an ALA Notable Children’s Book); The Ransom of Mercy Carter; and The Face on the Milk Carton (an IRA–CBC Children’s Choice). She lives in Westbrook, CT.


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