Tuesday, 19 April 2011

Waiting on Wednesday: Faking Faith by Josie Bloss

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is:

From Amazon:

After a humiliating "sexting" incident involving a hot and popular senior, seventeen-yearold Dylan has become a social outcast—harassed, ignored, and estranged from her two best friends.

When Dylan discovers the blogs of homeschooled fundamentalist Christian girls, she's fascinated by their old-fashioned conversation themes, like practicing submission to one's future husband. Blogging as Faith, her devout alter ego, Dylan befriends Abigail, the group's queen bee. But growing closer to Abigail (and her intriguing older brother) forces Dylan to choose: keep living a lie or come clean and face the consequences.

Why I can't wait to read it:

After loving Hilary Freeman's Don't Ask, I'm getting really interested in books featuring characters pretending to be something they're not over the internet. The addition of religion into the mix makes this look unique and fun - I just wish it was out before November!

1 comment:

  1. Since I read Losing Faith, I've been interested in books involving cults or religion. This one sounds like an interesting read! First time hearing about this one, so thanks for sharing!