Getting the Girl - Wolfe Brothers, Bk 3 Author:Markus Zusak Cameron Wolfe is the quiet one in his family, not a soccer star like his brother Steve or a charming fighter with a new girl every week like his brother Rube. Cam would give anything to be near one of those girls, to love her and treat her right. He especially likes Rube's latest, Octavia, with her brilliant ideas and bright green eyes. But ... more »what woman like that would want a loser like him?
Maybe Octavia would, Cam discovers. Maybe he'd even have something to say. And those maybes change winning, loving, losing, the Wolfe brothers, and Cameron himself.« less
It has taken me a few days to realize the beauty of this novel. When I began reading it, I wasn't very impressed, however, I came to love the character Cameron, and his brothers. Simply stated, the pains of being a thoughtful, considerate adolescent boy were brought to the front of my mind, and left me seeing what it means to be a real man. In the end, passion and hunger to live are what makes this uncomfortable character turn into someone we all respect.