by Khyiah Angel
Category: Fiction / Young Adult
ISBN: 978-0-9925467-0-0 (TPB)
ISBN: 978-0-9925467-1-7 (ebook)
Publisher: Satalyte Publishing
Publication Date: 30th August 2014
They were best friends before she betrayed them. She didn’t mean to. She tried to take it back, but it was too late. It had already gone viral. Now she can’t make him understand. It wasn’t her fault. They made her do it. But, no one was mean’t to get hurt. Fake Profile is a novel about friendship, and the way in which social media defines and dictates the interpersonal communication of teenagers today. A must read book for anyone who uses social media.
"As a parent it was great to see both my kids (Yr 7 boy and Yr 9 girl) read and thoroughly enjoy this novel. They were so engaged they couldn't put it down. In fact, they passed it along to their friends to read." Jackie, Mum of two teens.
“Fake Profile is a suspenseful book. You will not be able to stop reading! It is a great book for the advanced reader with its content and language.” Abbey English.
“I really enjoyed this Youth Fiction novel. I loved the conversational tone of the book – the writing style definitely conveyed the feelings and encounters of the teenagers in a very realistic way.” Diana Harley.
“I was engaged in this story from the first sentence and found it compelling to read straight though in one sitting.” Kasper Beaumont
"You have great insight into the way social media can control and divert the friendships and relationships of teenagers and the way in which it crosses the home/school boundaries.” Matt, High School Teacher.
"I got the book for Christmas and read the whole thing in one sitting. It made me laugh, and cry, and I didn't want it to end." Rosie, 13 y/o.