A few months ago I made the decision to embark on an exciting endeavour. I’d heard a lot about a certain contemporary series for geeks and geek lovers, and I decided to take the plunge and finally see what everyone had been raving about for months. From the very first chapter, I was hooked by Geek Girl. So here’s why you should be reading it.
Harriet, the main protagonist, has a distinctive voice that is perfect for British teenagers, as well as anyone who wants to get a good feel for the English people. Harriet is a geek, a worrier, and a complete and utter delight. Oh, and she also accidentally becomes a model while also falling for a hot Japanese-Australian guy whose aunt is a VIW (Very Important Woman). I didn’t connect with Harriet at all as a person, but she’s a brilliant character to read about and so very relatable to many people….