Claudia, a normal high school girl, steps out of her comfort zone when she becomes a part of the school’s production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," to get extra credit. Along the way she will make new friends, lose old ones, come face-to-face with her fears, and maybe even find someone to share it all with.
Claudia attends an all-girls private school where she doesn’t have many friends. What makes matters worse is at the party before a new school year she accidently overhears it “It” couple of the school break up. Now, the mean girl Iris has it in for Claudia because of her eavesdropping.
To make matters worse Iris and Claudia are paired up to be partners and completely tank their assignment. Now, they have to go for extra credit by joining the school’s all-boy schools joint production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." On the plus side, the cutest boy in the play, Gideon Prewitt seems to be taking an interest in Claudia.
Foolish Hearts is rife with MMORPG gaming, theater, feel-good writing, and a healthy dose of teenage sarcasm. If you like any of these things then you should totally give this book a shot!