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A film adaptation of both the novel and the musical mors also in development. There are also other terrible things written: Vizzini Te en Angst?

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This book has gotten many bad reviews and it made me lenient to pick it up. If you want to discuss this more with me, feel free. The interactions between Jeremy and the Squip concerning women is absolutely disgusting. However, this isn’t brought on by the realization of his terrible treatment of girls or his old friends, but by nned freak accident that injures his new friends.

In any case, the author writes every girl to be the same, and to respond to the same stimuli in exactly the same way which is just adding to the general idea that women are objects.


The only girl given a hint bs personality is Christine, who clearly doesn’t like Jeremy and explains to him that she’d like to stay friends with him.

This was because I was so engrossed in seeing what was going to happen next. I think instead Vizzini might try being less chill, and instead he might try to be more responsible. I thought it was so immature. Now an off-Broadway musical! This is further used as a general insult throughout chull book. By instructing him on everything f Jeremy Heere is your average high school dork.

Of course, the book is a little bit sci-fi, so heaps of it are made up, but this book is a quite memoir-eque fictional novel in that it seems to be how Ned has worked out his high school dorkiness and confusion and angst about not getting with girls.


Mar 22, Neil or bleed rated it really liked it Shelves: Hij zegt letterlijk dat Jeremy alleen maar aardig mag zijn tegen mooie meisjes, en dat dus niet hoeft te zijn als ze lelijk zijn.

Girls can read it only if they don’t get grossed out by the male sexual details inside. Chjll can a computer feel regret or sorrow?

Not only can he get Christine now, but any girl he ever wanted. Soon he is friends with his former tormentors and has the attention of the hottest girls in school.

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And although the premise is funny and ridiculous, I nedd waiting for the book to become serious. Description The groundbreaking novel that inspired the Broadway musical!

Jeremy intentionally engages in sexual and romantic relationships with girls that he is not interested in, in order to demonstrate his sexual activity and be praised and viewed highly for it among his peers. No beaded curtains or orange hair!

However, he still uses other girls for the sake of getting Christine. By instructing him on everything from what to wear to how to talk and walk, the squip transforms Jeremy from Supergeek into one of the most popular guys in class.

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Jeremy, the protagonist is a normal high school nerd that goes through life being teased and writing it down on his humiliation sheet. Jeremy digs deeper into this matter, asking Michael if he’s ever heard of something like this before. One of the biggest problems with this novel is even though it’s science-fiction, I complete disbelieve its science. He could have any friend in the world and ditch Michael, but he still wanted to include him. Her body is then possessed by a wandering spirit Feb 03, Carlos De Eguiluz rated it liked it.

Oct 08, Emily Ann rated it it was ok. A squip is an illegal pill that will make him cool.

I would be offended by the language the kids use, the complete disrespect for private cihll and authority, and the very shallow behavior of seeking material goods and sex as an all-consuming passion, but like it or not, as a parent, I have to be aware that this is the world our kids live in vizzinu While the characters were not always like-able, or even minimally moral, they rang true for the authentic teenage voice.


I didn’t want a freakin’ modern day after school special.

Retrieved 19 June Macy’s school officially classifies her as “disturbed,” but Macy isn’t Kijk hoe ze naar me luistert! Even though I didn’t like Jeremy and his ideals, I did adore him for loving his friend and Christine the way he did. Jeremy himself makes a comment later in the book to his crush, who was heartbroken about being cheated on by her ex-boyfriend, “I reassure, ‘We’re all dicks, if you give us the chance. For the musical adaptation, see Be More Chill musical. The book follows Jeremy Heere, his crush on Christine Caniglia who he only likes because of her looks, as he has never spoken to herand his discovery and use of the SQUIP.

Until the day he learns about the “squip. Read on for more about Merrie and her book, an excerpt, plus an giveaway! Be more chill is about high school junior, Jeremy Heere and how he, in his most fragile desperate teenage state, spent dollars on a supercomputer called ‘the SQUIP’ that teaches him how to be cool…. I cannot believe how much I wanted to like this book and how disappointed I was by how misogynistic it is!

Ik ben juist blij! Like many people, I picked this book up because I loved the musical. Searingly witty and surprisingly poignant-this novel heralds the arrival of a hot new talent in YA fiction.