These are basically told through Romeo and Juliet texting each other, or else writing in diary mode on their phones. They use normal texting abbreviations and terms, as well as emojis. One of the exchanges between Romeo and Juliet that I love was like this:
Romeo: Juliet, I swear on the
Juliet: Wait, you swear on a piece of rock in the sky? Um.
Romeo: Okay, what should I swear on, then?
Juliet: Maybe we shouldn't make any promises yet. All of t his happened as fast as
Doesn't that kind of look like fun? Of course in the book each person's speaking part is in bubbles like in a text message.
So I would recommend this as a fun book for someone trying to understand Shakespeare as they read it.