Saturday, June 30, 2012

Review: Faking Faith - Josie Bloss



Looking for a new Christian Teen Fiction novel to read ? One that contains a little bit of Edginess ?
faking faith book cover
Review: Faking Faith -Josie Bloss - November 2011
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to create an alter-ego ? Would it start to take over your life ? What type of person would you make your alter ego to be ?
Meet, Dylan Mahoney. She thought she had it all , a great boyfriend, friends until one day her boyfriend dumped her and Dylan took to his car with a golf club and the next thing she knows it , is that a picture of herself topless that she sent to Brandon has ended up on everyone's phones and computers. Suspended and grounded , with no life and no friends, Dylan turns to the Internet and starts googling until she comes across a group of blogs written by Fundamentalist Christians. One of the girls in particular Abigail, captures and inspires Dylan to start up her own site and soon Dylan has created a new alter-ego for herself "Faith the Fundamentalist Christian". Soon Abigail and Faith become the best of online friends, and when Faith aka Dylan goes to visit Abigail , her dream life starts to show cracks. Sooner than later , Dylan is forced to choose whether she wishes to keep living a lie as Faith or should she tell her new-found friend who she really is ?
A nice novel which holds not only a strong Christian background but also touches on the edgier topics like Sexting.

















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