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Review: Perfect on Paper by Sophie Gonzales



Blurb from Goodreads:
Everyone in school knows about Locker 89. If you slip a letter in outlining your relationship woes, along with a fiver, an anonymous source will email you with the best advice you've ever gotten.

Darcy Phillips, a quiet, sweet junior, is safe in the knowledge no one knows she's the genius behind locker 89. Until Brougham, a senior, catches her.

The deal Brougham offers is tempting: in exchange for his silence--and a generous coach's fee to sweeten the deal--Darcy can become Brougham's personal dating coach to help him get his ex-girlfriend back.

And as for Darcy, well, she has a fairly good reason to want to keep her anonymity. Because she has another secret. Not too long ago, she abused locker 89 to sabotage the budding romance of her best friend, Brooke. Brooke, who Darcy's been in love with for a year now.

Yeah. Brooke can't find out about that. No matter what.
 
I really liked this book -- I think it was really well written with developed characters and an interesting plot.  The pace was really good, too.  Nothing happened too fast or without incident.  It definitely described and inhabited being a teenager and all the conflicting feelings with school, parents, identity. I will definitely check out more from this author! 

Perfect on Paper came out earlier this month on March 9, 2021 and you can purchase HERE.  
Everyone in school knows about locker eight-nine: the locker on the bottom right, at the end of the hall near the science labs. It's been unassigned for years now; really, it should've been allocated to one of the hundreds of students in the school to load with books and papers and forgotten, mold-infested Tupperware. 

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