Really Good Friends

Really Good Friends

by Daisy Jordan


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ISBN-13: 9781537342542
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 05/14/2007
Pages: 182
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.42(d)

About the Author

Daisy Jordan grew up in Kendallville, Indiana and attended Purdue University. She graduated from Purdue in 2005 with degrees in English education and psychology and again in 2008 with a master's in school counseling. Daisy is the author of Everything Happens for a Reason..., the Spin the Bottle Series, All That Sparkles Isn't Real Sapphire, Love Means Zero, I Don't Want the Rest of Your Life, Living in a Postcard, A Stranger Thing, and Only May in Paris Will Tell. She currently lives in Fort Myers, Florida.

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Really Good Friends 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
ReadersFavorite More than 1 year ago
Reviewed by Tracy Slowiak for Readers' Favorite I think all of us have been faced with a time in our lives when we’ve felt ourselves drifting away from a friend. Sometimes even a really good friend. We see this happening in Really Good Friends, the first book in the Spin the Bottle series by author Daisy Jordan. In it we find the story of three great friends, Jill, Hillary and Lorylyn, as they are entering high school. Things seem to be going well for the group, cheer leading practice leads to an entrance into the popular crowd, and our protagonist, Jill, starts to date the popular and hunky Todd. But things don’t go as well as hoped with Todd, and then Jill finds that she and Hillary are growing apart. When Lorylyn’s new boyfriend causes even further division in the group, Jill starts to wonder if anything can bring her and her friends, once so important to each other, back together. Really Good Friends is a great look into the lives of young teenagers and the stresses and challenges they face. I don’t think there’s anything that is the cause of teenage angst more so than issues with relationships. Author Daisy Jordan does a good job of developing characters that the reader will truly care about, and describes situations in such a realistic manner that you feel you are actually there with the characters while they are happening. Really Good Friends is a book that would appeal to any reader who loves fiction for young adults, especially young women, or any reader that has dealt with difficult situations with friendships in their own life. I highly recommend this book, and look forward to reading the other books in this very promising series.
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TeensReadToo More than 1 year ago
If you have really good friends, then entering high school should be a breeze, right?

Jill and her friends Hillary and Lorylyn make a vow of friendship, to stay together through thick and thin, but Jill's finding that not everyone is sticking to the pact.

What happens when you drift away from your friends? While these three best friends start off together, boys and popularity break up the group. How can you be best friends with someone and not be able to tell them about the boy you're secretly crushing over while dating his best friend?

Jill's having a rough time navigating through freshman year. Can she come out on top with a boyfriend and best friends by her side?

Grab your best friend and read this book together -- and then gossip about all of the things going on in your life and celebrate friendships.