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Sara's Book Pick > December Book Choice- Fangirl- YA Contemporary!

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Sara (whoaitssara) | 28 comments Mod
Hey guys! So for the month of December I'm choosing to read Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell! I've wanted to read this book for such a long time and this will be my first young adult Rowell book (I have read Attachments and enjoyed it!) Can't wait for December and Fangirl, hope you guys join me in some fun!!

Here is a description of Fangirl in case you haven't see it yet!
From the author of the New York Times bestseller Eleanor & Park.

A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love.

Cath is a Simon Snow fan.

Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan...

But for Cath, being a fan is her life—and she’s really good at it. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow series when they were just kids; it’s what got them through their mother leaving.

Reading. Rereading. Hanging out in Simon Snow forums, writing Simon Snow fan fiction, dressing up like the characters for every movie premiere.

Cath’s sister has mostly grown away from fandom, but Cath can’t let go. She doesn’t want to.

Now that they’re going to college, Wren has told Cath she doesn’t want to be roommates. Cath is on her own, completely outside of her comfort zone. She’s got a surly roommate with a charming, always-around boyfriend, a fiction-writing professor who thinks fan fiction is the end of the civilized world, a handsome classmate who only wants to talk about words... And she can’t stop worrying about her dad, who’s loving and fragile and has never really been alone.

For Cath, the question is: Can she do this?

Can she make it without Wren holding her hand? Is she ready to start living her own life? Writing her own stories?

And does she even want to move on if it means leaving Simon Snow behind?

Shane Maunder (shanemaunder77) | 2 comments I love this book! #reread

Stefani (readwithstefani) only read two chapters of this...and honestly don't know if I want to read the rest...There's just so much hype and I kinda already know the story

Barb (Boxermommyreads) (boxermommy) I have wanted to read this for a long time as well so count me in!

Alice (bookishteaaddict) | 7 comments This is one of my top 5 YA contemporary books! I found it extremely relatable on so many level. Definitely my favourite Rainbow Rowell book. Can't wait to read what you all think about it! :D

Hannah (squirmhamalot) | 2 comments I read this a few months back, so not sure if I'll re-read it right now, but I did enjoy it.

Norma I LOVE Rainbow Rowell's writing! I've read Eleanor & Park, Fangirl, and Landline so far. ^_^ They are really good and I enjoyed reading them :D

Christina Pilkington I guess I'll go for all three books this month and join in on reading this one, too!

Alexandra (alexandra70) | 1 comments I have had this one on my shelf for awhile, I will definitely be reading this one with you guys! :)

Stefanie Wasn't sure when I was ever going to read this but as soon as I saw you picked this I knew this would be the perfect time to finally read this.

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Myra (myrakhann) | 4 comments Yess. Definately gonna join you guys in reading it this December. It's been in my to-read shelf for quite a while now!!

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Hannah (readafterme) | 1 comments Yes! I checked this out from the library recently so I was already planning on reading it.

Maria H. | 7 comments Yes! I've had this book for a while now and I'm dying to join in!

Barb (Boxermommyreads) (boxermommy) Hope to start this over the upcoming weekend.

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