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Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar
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Feb 17, 2009

it was amazing
bookshelves: ya-reads

I love to read YA literature about guys that are written by guys. I find it to be more entertaining, on the whole, than books about guys written by women. This book didn't disappoint in that regard.

The gimmick of chronicling the lessons learned in school was not too over the top so as to get annoying. Also, the author does a good job of making some surprising characters to be really interesting, and the romance resolution wasn't at all what I thought would have expected. It seems like it's going to go against type, and then he throws a wrench, and then it's all up in the air. I liked that.

I also liked that the author got into the characterization of the parents and Scott's older brother--they spiced up the book (and I hate to read a book about teenagers that acts as if they exist in a vacuum and they have no meaningful interactions with adults).

All in all, a decent book that I was able to rip through in a day. If you've got an extra 6 hours or so, you might try and find a copy of this book and get a laugh or two.
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December 1, 2008 – Finished Reading
February 17, 2009 – Shelved
February 17, 2009 – Shelved as: ya-reads

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Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


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Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


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Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


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Erin I loved reading this book. It contained some everyday freshmen problems and helped me relate. It is very fun book to read and I enjoyed reading it!:)


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Erin ^ I'm sorry it posted more than once, my iPad lagged.


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