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I Believe in a Thing Called Love

Title

I Believe in a Thing Called Love

Authors

Maureen Goo

Publisher

Margaret Ferguson Books

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9780374304041

Pages

325 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Desi Lee never had a B in her entire life.But-- she's a disaster in romance, and her botched attempts at flirting have become legendary with her friends. So when the hottest human specimen to have ever lived walks into her life one day, Desi decides to tackle her flirting failures with the same zest she's applied to everything else in her life.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

Family Relationships; Single parent; single father

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Korean American

Family Formation

single father

LGBTQ+

none

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2017, Nominee, Young Adult Fiction

Keywords

romance; dating; Korean dramas; romantic comedy; soccer

Diversity Impact

indirect

I Believe in a Thing Called Love

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