Being friends with boys

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From the author of Pure and The Summer of Firsts and Lasts, a friendship story with one girl, several boys, and lots of complications. Charlotte and Oliver have been friends forever. She knows that he, Abe, and Trip consider her to be one of the guys, and she likes it that way. She likes being the friend who keeps them all together. Likes offering a girl's perspective on their love lives. Likes being the behind-the-scenes wordsmith who writes all the lyrics for the boys' band. Char has a house full of stepsisters and a past full of backstabbing (female) ex-best friends, so for her, being friends with boys is refreshingly drama-free...until it isn't anymore. When a new boy enters the scene and makes Char feel like, well, a total girl...and two of her other friends have a falling out that may or may not be related to one of them deciding he might want to be more than friends with Char...being friends with all these boys suddenly becomes a lot more complicated.
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Grouping Title being friends with boys
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display_description Living with stepsisters and having a bad history with female friends, Charlotte enjoys the easy relationships that come with managing an all-male band but things get complicated when dating becomes an issue, and she is urged to sing in public.
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subject_facet Bands (Music) -- Fiction, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Self-confidence -- Fiction, Stepsisters -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display Being friends with boys
title_full Being Friends with Boys, Being friends with boys / by Terra Elan McVoy
title_short Being friends with boys
topic_facet Bands (Music), Dating (Social customs), Interpersonal relations, Self-confidence, Stepsisters, Young Adult Fiction, Young adult fiction