Why Girls Are Weird: A Novel
She was just writing a story.
When Anna Koval decides to creatively kill time at her library job in Austin by teaching herself HTML and posting partially fabricated stories about her life on the Internet, she hardly imagines anyone besides her friend Dale is going to read them. He's been bugging her to start writing again since her breakup with Ian over a year ago. And so what if the "Anna K" persona in Anna's online journal has a fabulous boyfriend named Ian? It's not like the real Ian will ever find out about it.
The story started writing itself.
Almost instantly Anna K starts getting e-mail from adoring fans that read her daily postings religiously. One devotee, Tess, seems intent on becoming Anna K's real-life best friend and another, a male admirer who goes by the name of "Ldobler," sounds like he'd want to date Anna K if she didn't already have a boyfriend. Meanwhile, the real Anna can't help but wonder if her newfound fans like her or the alter ego she's created. It's only a matter of time before fact and fiction collide and force Anna to decide not only who she wants to be with, but who she wants to be.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Marlene-NL - LibraryThing
Just finished it and ran (well not really, I am on crutches) downstairs to get Why Moms are Weird thinking it was a sequel, but it is not. It took me a while to get into the book. Not that it was hard ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - cms519 - LibraryThing
I enjoyed the author's writing on Television Without Pity. While I found parts of this book very funny (likely the parts that were right from the original journal) I was a bit disappointed. Read full review