By Wendelin Van Draanen
Flipped is a romance informed in voices. the 1st time Juli Baker observed Bryce Loski, she flipped. the 1st time Bryce observed Juli, he ran. That’s pretty well the development for those buddies till the 8th grade, whilst, simply as Juli is figuring out Bryce isn’t as awesome as she suggestion, Bryce is beginning to see that Juli is beautiful notable. How those teenagers have the ability to see past the outside of items and are available jointly makes for a comic book and poignant romance.
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