This is a book review for "It's Kind of a Funny Story" by Ned Vizzini that i wrote for my English III AP class. : Young Adult » Read
Written by: HeartStone451
Nikki Flask and her family have just moved to Washington, Seattle from hot, humid Florida and Nikki gets to be the new kid at Harvard High School starting ninth grade. Now, Nikki is a average 14 year old and average student, except when it comes to music. She is a prodigy at the piano, and has won many competitons, and has been at a high level for her age.
One day her new piano teacher puts her in annual competition. Nikki is okay, and excited about it, until she finds out that THE Tyler Mckinley is one of the choosen preformers. Tyler Mckinley is a very talented violinist and when he was just seven he had won first place at a university competition.
Nikki is now worried about the competition. will she make it? Will she find out what it really means to love something? and find out what music is really all about?
I would like to know what you guys thing of this, good and bad and any adivce. :)