Accidental love

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It all starts when Marisa picks up the wrong cell phone. When she goes to return it, she feels something she's never felt before, something a bit like . . . love. But Marisa and Rene aren't exactly a match made in heaven. For one thing, Marisa is a chola , and she isn't petite; she's a lot of girl, and she's not ashamed of it. Skinny Rene, however, gangles like a sackful of elbows and wears a calculator on his belt. In other words, he's a geek. So why can't Marisa stay away from him? Award-winning author Gary Soto deftly captures all the angst, expectation, and humor that comes with first love in this swift, lighthearted romance.
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Grouping Title accidental love
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Last Grouping Update 2019-02-16 23:36:02PM
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subject_facet Hispanic Americans -- Fiction, Hispanic Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Love -- Fiction, Love stories, Overweight persons -- Fiction, Overweight persons -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Accidental love
title_full Accidental Love, Accidental love / Gary Soto, Accidental love [electronic resource] / Gary Soto
title_short Accidental love
topic_facet Hispanic Americans, Love, Love stories, Overweight persons, Romance, Schools, Young Adult Fiction