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True Blue

3.82  ·  Rating details ·  50 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
Molly hates being the new kid. Chrys hates being the weird kid. Both have secrets. Molly’s is at home; Chrys’s is under the ratty trench coat he wears to school every day. But when Molly realizes that she and Chrys would make a winning team for the science competition, an unlikely friendship develops, encouraging both to reveal their true colors.
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published September 9th 2003 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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Clarissa
Sep 28, 2017 rated it liked it
Great book with an interesting concept. I related a lot to Molly, being someone who has struggled with making new friends in school or any type of event that involves socializing. Being a declared wallflower, I also relate to Chrys. I love this story and I definitely hate that it's so underrated.
Wendy
the theme of this book is that to show who you are, treat people the way you wanted to be treated and don't hide the talent. Chyrs and Molly both meet each other and they have a secret that they won't tell anyone. Everyone in the school believes that Chyrs is a weird and dirty guy because he wears a ratty trench coat everyday to school, but Molly becomes friends with him and don't think he is weird. Chyrs values people that are nice and not bullying others. Molly values people that are weird, ni ...more
Octavia Spelman
Jan 25, 2010 rated it liked it
the theme of this book is basically to not be afraid of who you are and don't judge others. molly and chrys are both hiding something that they dont want others to know about. they values of these characters show the theme because they both reveal their true colors and end up becoming good friends.
Leslie
Feb 11, 2008 is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
2/11/2008
It's about this girl her family are moving to a new little town and her and little brother have to go to a diffrent school.She don't want to leave her old school and leave all of her friends and she played soccer at her old school.
Isiah
Apr 19, 2014 rated it really liked it
Shelves: rwr-2014
Beautiful book. Jeffrey Lee does a great job portraying the struggles of both Molly and Chris, and their coming together to overcome these hardships. Strengthening their friendship in the process. Would recommend to many friends of mine.
(JUST LISTEN TO ME)
this book is about a girl and how going to a new place and making new friends and learning to accept them the way are. and she also helps her family and no matter what friends are friends.
Jeanette
Jul 14, 2011 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ya
A very quick, easy read with an unexpected twist that tested my suspension of disbelief. Despite that, a book worth taking the time to read.
Kiari Vaillette
I loved this book.
Rhonda
Feb 20, 2015 rated it liked it
A nice quick read. It began as realistic fiction, but definitely contains science fiction aspects. I enjoyed it.
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