S: Deshaundra Lawrence
BC: Happy Valentine's Day!
FC: You being in my arms, heart by heart feels like our love would never end. | XOXO | Deshaundra Lawrence 1st period English 1
1: If I had to choose between loving you and breathing, I would use my last breath to say I LOVE YOU. | The Girl Who Invented Romance
2: Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly. | Author:Caroline Cooney Genre:Romance
3: You being in my arms, heart by heart feels like our love would never end. | XOXO | Time:present day Place:Kelly's bedroom | Setting
4: Always thinking of you... | Kelly and her best friend Faith are sitting in Kelly's bedroom. They are complaining about how they want real love. Neither of the girl can find real love because they have always watched from the sideline.Kelly see her mother,father and older brother go through ups and down in there relations,and she wants the same. Kelly decides to make a game called Romance that will do just that! In this game,you go on dates, meet boys,and try to make it to Happily Ever After.Kelly decides they would begin the game in sociology class because there were eleven boys from the basketball team in that class.Faith meets Angie and Kelly meets Will. One day Kelly was | Summary | In this game,you go on dates,meet boys,and try to make it to Happily Ever After. Kelly decides they would begin the game in sociology class because there are eleven boys from the basketball team in that class. Faith meets Angie and Kelly meets Will. One day Kelly was tellin Will about her romance score that had taken and Wendy,Parker's girlfriend found it and made a soap opera out o it.
5: telling Will about her romance score that she had taken and Wendy,Parker's girlfriend found it and made a soap opera out of it.In sociology class,everyone had to make up a quiz that everyone could take.When people found out about Kelly's game they laughed and made fun. Kelly began to work on her Game of Romance,and she began to grow closer to Will.Kelly invited every one over to play The Game Of Romance,and everyone brought snacks.After playing the game,everyone loved it and thought she should publish it,but instead they made a play out it. | Theme | This book shows the effects that love have on people and how it can change things for the better or worse.
6: If I had to choose between loving you and breathing, I would use my last breath to say I LOVE YOU. | Kelly is a sixteen year old girl. She is skinny,long orange,red,golden hair.She isn't the type of person that likes to dress up,she wears a t-shirt and jeans most of the time.Faith is thick and has curves. Faith is very pretty in a sweet,pump way.She is also more girly than her bestfriend Kelly. Megan is also sixteen.Megan has an inexhausible supply of boys.She is very pretty and has good fashion scence. Parker is Kelly's older brother. He is known for being very polite and defending people.Will is a basketball player. He's | Characters
7: tall and slender, but he eats a lot! Will has beautiful hazel eyes. Wendy was Parkers girlfriend. She was very creative and had her own soap opera. Wendy is the Queen of Romance. She is exquisitely pretty, very funny, and terribly smart. Violet is Kelly's and Parkers mom. She is forty years old. Violet is very classy and owns tons of jewelry that is given to her by her husband. Dad is Kelly's and Parkers father. He is a hard working,forty year old man. He also enjoys showing his wife with beautiful gifts.
8: XOXO | Conflict | Kelly has internal conflict.She is having a hard type finding a boyfriend that wants her for who she is. She wants real love extremely bad so she goes and invents a Game of Romance. Violet also has internal conflict because she is jealous of her husbands ex-wife,and she goes out of her way to keep her husband interested in her.Parker also has an internal conflict. He worried if Wendy really did love and care about him or if she was just acting.
9: You being in my arms, heart by heart feels like our love would never end. | XOXO | Resolution | Kelly invents The Game of Romance and invites everyone over to play it. In the begining everyone thought the game was stupid and that it was moving to slow, but everyone finally began to get into it,even Kelly's parents! The game show everyone love is just one big game and how you have to go through ups and downs before the relationship healthy.
10: XOXO | About The Author | Caroline Cooney is the author the book,The Girl Who Invented Romance. This book was written to show the ups, downs, creativity,weird outcomes,and affects that love have on people and their relationships.
11: Resolutions | I would recommend this book to teens that are looking for love. I would also recommend this book to people that invented something and don't have the guts to publish it or even share it with others because you will never know what influence or effect it may have on people.