Author: Leah Rae Miller

Average Rating: 5

Review: The Summer I Became a Nerd by Leah Rae Mil..

Posted 25 June, 2013 by Gabbie in Review / 1 Comment
Review: The Summer I Became a Nerd by Leah Rae Miller

Favorite Quote(s): “‘Thanks for coming tonight, Mad.’ He presses his lips against my cheek. It’s not a quick peck, but a long, soft kiss.” “He holds his hand up to me, and I place my own against it. He laces his fingers with mine. ‘You’re cute, you know that?’” Favorite Character: Logan. First Line: “When I was in junior high, the school I went to held a Halloween festival every year in the gym.” My Musings: I originally requested this book on Netgalley because the cover looked cute and spunky. When I read the synopsis, I was sold. I ended up loving this book so much more than you can imagine. So this review may be a little gushy. Prepare yourself. The Summer I Became A Nerd is about a girl named Maddie who leads a double life. You see, when she was in middle school she dressed up as a comic book character for a Halloween costume competition—and ended up the laughing stock of the school. For five years Maddie worked on erasing that past and managed to climb her way to the top of the social ladder. But in doing that, she had to keep her love for comics and sci-fi a secret. But that all crashes down when Maddie meets Logan. And that’s when Maddie’s carefully constructed façade comes crashing down. “I write down my final thoughts […]