By Ann Herrick
Cathy Price thinks going to the beach this summer with her parents
and her little brother is a bad idea. She'd rather stay home and
makes plans on how to get the attention of the cute boy Dan who
drove her home one day after school. Her best friend Samantha tells
her to find herself a summer romance to practice her approach on,
so that in the fall she can at try it on Dan.
minute she gets to the beach, she starts looking for possibilities
to put to use her summer practice plan. Cathy encounters a few surprises,
but will she find what she's looking for? Cathy finds herself in
some interesting situations and has many choices to make. What will
Cathy learn from her practice romance? It’s going to be a
long summer for her and her little brother Jason. Will Dan notice
the changes when summer is over?
I enjoyed reading
this story; it took me back to a time when I was a teenage girl
and how confusing that period was. It is funny how the things we
see so clearly when we're older are so muddled then. The author
provides a nice breezy summer read.