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Engage Live: Eating Books "What I Like About You"

Grades 7-12

2021-01-21 16:00:00 2021-01-21 17:00:00 America/Chicago Engage Live: Eating Books "What I Like About You" Online

Thursday, January 21
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-01-21 16:00:00 2021-01-21 17:00:00 America/Chicago Engage Live: Eating Books "What I Like About You" Online

Listen to a short excerpt from "What I Like About You" by Marisa Kanter, and make your own book-inspired cupcake.

Cupcake supplies will be provided in a kit that registrants can pick up at the Library before the program. Ms. Donna will email everyone who registers to set up a time to pick up their kit. Registrants will receive an email with the Zoom meeting link shortly before the program begins. Feel free to email any questions to dblock@nileslibrary.org.

About the book:

There are a million things that Halle Levitt likes about her online best friend, Nash.

He’s an incredibly talented graphic novelist. He loves books almost as much as she does. And she never has to deal with the awkwardness of seeing him in real life. They can talk about anything…

Except who she really is.

Because online, Halle isn’t Halle—she’s Kels, the enigmatically cool creator of One True Pastry, a YA book blog that pairs epic custom cupcakes with covers and reviews. Kels has everything Halle doesn’t: friends, a growing platform, tons of confidence, and Nash.

That is, until Halle arrives to spend senior year in Gramps’s small town and finds herself face-to-face with real, human, not-behind-a-screen Nash. Nash, who is somehow everywhere she goes—in her classes, at the bakery, even at synagogue.

Nash who has no idea she’s actually Kels.

If Halle tells him who she is, it will ruin the non-awkward magic of their digital friendship. Not telling him though, means it can never be anything more. Because while she starts to fall for Nash as Halle…he’s in love with Kels.

Niles-Maine District Library

books@nileslibrary.org
Phone: 847-663-1234
Branch manager
Susan Lempke

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