The Boy on Cinnamon Street, by Phoebe Stone

Summary: A story about a wounded girl and the boy who won’t give up on her. 7th grader Louise should be the captain of her school’s gymnastics team – but she isn’t. She’s fun and cute and should have lots of friends – but she doesn’t. And there’s a dreamy boy who has a crush on her – but somehow they never connect. Louise has everything going for her – so what is it that’s holding her back? Phoebe Stone tells the winning story of the spring when 7th grader Louise Terrace wakes up, finds the courage to confront the painful family secret she’s hiding from – and finally get the boy.

Arthur A. Levine Books

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3 Responses

  1. This book started off really great, but after a while seemed repeitive. The main chaeacter was kinda shallow and seemed unrealistic. The supporting characters were sterotypcal. I really loved the authors book Deep Down Popular, so I was disapointed in this book.

  2. I really liked the ending. I was happy I finished the book, although I didn’t always wanted to.

  3. This book was all right, but I found it painfully predictable and a bit stereotyped. The flashbacks were well-executed, though, and made me want to read more.

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