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givenThe game is hard to imagine hard to picture game is hard to imagine hard to picture in your head Luckily for me the I got from the ibrary had the actual game attached the back It s an awesome visual and helps you appreciate the story a Write Your Novel!: Tips from a Bestseller lot so try to get a hold of that if you plan on readingOverall it was very adorable Well written and humorous this book will have you planning your very own party complete with snacks and the romance game If I could ve taken the game out of the book I probably would ve gathered some friends and played myself I definitely recommend checking it out i think the book is awsome i need to finish my book report on this book by monday so i have to read it in 2 days and om the 14 pg yet soo yee iike it soo far D D Plot SummaryKelly Williams is a young girl who is Dogs Behaving Badly looking forove in her First Year Teacher: Wit and Wisdom from Teachers Who've Been There life She goes to school with aot of students who fit in many categories such as Jocks Popular Nerds etc etc She ives with her parents who have a great relationship along with her brother Kelly s sociology teacher assigned each class member to create "some uestion that they could get a statistic They could chose any topic This works "uestion that they could get a statistic They could chose any topic This works for Kelly because is tired of being alone and decides to create the Romance game using the idea of Monopoly One of her best friends Faith gets dumped by her boyfriend and vents to Kelly This also motivated Kelly to create the game Kelly invites her classmates over to play the game Kelly s parents are also experiencing difficulties because they received a etter from the dad s high school sweat heart and the mom is stressed and insecure about it Personal ReactionThis book was ok I did not enjoy it that much I think it did not have much depth to itCritical InsightI think the author tried to hard to create something out of nothing The idea that a game would help move the plot forward there was not a whole April 16th: Virginia Tech Remembers lot of action in it So I felt it was just surfaceSuggested Age10 I refuse to give this anything but 5 stars because I absolutelyoved it when I read it years ago and ooking at it just makes me happy Such an adorable book and I ve read it than a few time. Aptures the way people behave in matters of ove and datingFrom broken hearts to happily ever after Caroline Cooney's inventive novel is sure to capture readers' hearts Includes a board game of Roman. E that foreshadowing of Parker hugging her and driving them to the movies with Kelly and WillOkay yeah The Girl Who Invented Romance is cute but not amazing The writing needs work but the idea is clever and it moves fast once you get into it Overall not badOh yeah Wendy The Bitch s sub Mindful Living with Aspergers Syndrome list1 She broke up with Parker byeaving his car and calling her old boyfriend to pick her up while Parker was still there Enough said2 She writes a soap opera and announces it over the PA system every day during school This in it of itself is not bitchy however she bases the soap opera on other people s secrets that she just happens to overhear ike Kelly s intimacy score3 She shows
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*up uninvited at *uninvited at s romance game party while her ex boyfriend and heartbroken Parker is there and she obviously knew he was going to be there because he s Kelly s brother for God s sake Insensitive bitchThere s some but really that s all you need to knowP It was cute Caroline B Cooney has this odd old school writing style that makes everything delicate and adorable It was a fast and simple read albeit the ending being abrupt Very cute idea for a book A girl in highschool does a sociology project on a board game she invents to try and stimulate a dating
life for herself A uick read clean no steamyintense scenes Great for younger readers and adults whofor herself A uick read clean no steamyintense scenes Great for younger readers and adults who want a ittle break for romance Honestly I thought the book itself was ok but I felt the main character earned nothing throughout the entire book She was really all about falling in ove and she seriously didnt care who fell in Space Kid love with her asong as they oved her I was a "bit shocked at how naive and igno though "shocked at how naive and igno Though was hard to really get into this was a really cute book The characters were all diverse and enjoyable the plots and issues flowed together really well and the humor will have you giggling on every pageI ike how nothing ended up how it started Towards the beginning there was a ot of foreshadowing when it came to the relationship of certain characters but it switches up and for that I was very thankful There isn t too much to the plot so you end up depending on the charact. G 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 Probably would have iked this better if I read
it when I bought it back in 2004 OK so before you ook at my star rating and thinkwhen I bought it back in 2004 OK so before you Down We Go: Living Into the Wild Ways of Jesus look at my star rating and think m silly well I amet me explain I currently still have Norma s copy of this book that I read at east 15 years ago if not I just felt really "old saying that and oved Obviously a YA novel geared towards the fairer sex about a girl who invents "saying that and Troubled Waters loved Obviously a YA novel geared towards the fairer sex about a girl who invents board game and calls it Romance What other name would be so perfect Very cute very fun and I still pick it up every once in a while Things I Thought While Reading1 Uggh Kelly is WAY too obsessed with romance andove and boys Can you say unhealthy2 Ah Megan She s that character that you subconsciously and simultaneously hate envy and adore 3 Aww Faith is so sweet and pure the name is extremely cheesy but fits so yeah4 Ditto for Parker Kelly s brother5 Wendy What a bitch Okay I have to start a sub ist for her bitchiness ater6 This gamesounds pretty freakishly awesome Even though it is all about romance uote unuote All the characters in this book have a warped sense of overomancewhatever except for Will and Parker who are AWESOME7 HmmKelly is actually not the boy crazy and seriously annoying one That s Megan She s the one that s telling Kelly she needs a romance guide dog or some other crap What a Wendy you may substitute Wendy for bitch if you prefer8 What happened to the romance game It just ike disappeared into the shadows Isn t the whole book supposed to be based on it9 Oh there it is10 AHAHAHAHa romance game party I would so go to that Sounds pretty awesome no And where are all these random characters coming from the high school kids that magically appear as soon as Kelly needs party guests Did they spring out of thin air as soon as the need arose11 Screw Wendy Stupid boyfriend Jeep Why must Wendy be such a BITCH especially to Parker the Ex Boyfriend Parker who is being such a nice boy when she swings by during the party12 Of course The book must end with the male and female ead together otherwise what kind of book would it be note I know this is a romance book But still It s annoying13 Last thingParkerFaithAwesome Couple Lov. 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 pretendin.