Sexted!

Sexted Finn McCarthy and Josh Hadley feel like typical tenth grade bergeeks who don t really stand out or fit in until the day Finn is texted a racy photo from an anonymous female with the tantalizing propos

  • Title: Sexted!
  • Author: Karen Mueller Coombs
  • ISBN: 9780615758770
  • Page: 427
  • Format: Paperback
  • Finn McCarthy and Josh Hadley feel like typical tenth grade bergeeks who don t really stand out or fit in until the day Finn is texted a racy photo from an anonymous female with the tantalizing proposition Wan 2 c mor Feeling flattered, confused, excited, and nervous, Finn seeks the counsel of his best friend, Josh, and together they attempt to discover the why andFinn McCarthy and Josh Hadley feel like typical tenth grade bergeeks who don t really stand out or fit in until the day Finn is texted a racy photo from an anonymous female with the tantalizing proposition Wan 2 c mor Feeling flattered, confused, excited, and nervous, Finn seeks the counsel of his best friend, Josh, and together they attempt to discover the why and most importantly the who of this enticing message, and the many that follow.This task proves difficult, yet it s an intoxicating escape from the difficulties both boys face at home Finn s mom is an alcoholic and his dad seems to accept her destructive behavior as status quo Josh and his sister, Paige, are children of divorce living with a mom who is always working, and an absentee dad who has news that will change their lives forever.While unraveling the mystery of the seductive texts, both Finn and Josh must face their demons and desires and decide which risks are truly worth taking.Karen Coombs, yet again, tackles a hot topic from the perspective and authentic voice of today s teens With genuine characters and fresh emotion, she reveals how seemingly innocent curiosity can lead to damaging consequences Titillation and trauma, crushes and consequences Coombs gets it so right Deborah Halverson, former Harcourt Brace children s book editor and author of YA books and Big Mouth, Honk if You Hate Me, and Writing Young Adult Fiction for Dummies.

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    1. I really liked this book-being an avid reader-I read fast and this book kept me so interested, it was easy to read fast. I liked how it switched from each character in the book and I found their individual stories very heart wrenching. I almost had tears a couple of times. This book really touched me-I loved it a lot.

    2. Coombs has tackled a timely topic in this book. Filled with teenage angst, and plot twists and turns, the book covers the conundrum posed by instant access to communication in today's world, including the sending of inappropriate messages. She draws lively, distinct characters, and their vernacular rings true for their age. She handles the unfolding story with skill, laced with humor, and draws it to a satisfying conclusion. Any teen or pre-teen can relate to this book.

    3. Finally I can review. Though I'm reaching the end of my rope in staying awake I feel more clear headed then the last time I tried.I liked the book. And the little twist and turns.Didn't see the Ken angle. But I knew who Naked Girl was when they said it turned Josh's universe upside down.This is also a cautionary tale of what could happen when you sent a compromising picture.Also, ballsy move on the author's part when they put one of the character's favorite books to read were the author's hersel [...]

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