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Linda is shy and avoids getting involved at school. But when her high school sets up online chat rooms she can't resist the urge to visit them. Fuelled by interest in a student with the nickname Cyrano, Linda participates in online conversations using the nickname Roxanne and gains a reputation as the queen of one-liners. Soon Linda starts receiving gifts from a secret admirer who signs his gifts, C. She is certain that her life has taken a turn for the better until C reveals his true identity.
Kristin Butcher is the bestselling author of a number of books for juveniles and teens, including three Orca Soundings: The Hemingway Tradition, The Trouble with Liberty and Zee's Way. Kristin lives in Victoria, British Columbia.
Using an online nickname, shy Linda visits her high school's numerous chat rooms and becomes celebrated for her quick wit and clever comebacks, thus when a secret admirer starts sending her gifts, Linda becomes hopeful that they are coming from her classmate Cyrano. Simultaneous.
When her high school sets up online chat rooms, Linda participates in online conversations with a student using the name Cyrano. Linda soon starts receiving gifts from "C," a secret admirer. Linda is certain that her life has taken a turn for the better until RCS reveals his true identity.