Feb 21, 2021alexqise rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
Charlie is a 15-year-old student and has just started his freshman year of high school. He is a “wallflower”, very shy but also very considerate and smart. The entire book is about the letters that he sends to a friend. Charlie is suffering the traumatic deaths of two of his close ones, his friend from middle school and his Aunt Helen. He befriends two seniors: Patrick and his stepsister Sam. As the year goes by, Charlie becomes less shy. However, more complications of romance start changing the way others look at him. This novel combines 2 topics in a glorious fashion: romance and popularity.