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Picture Perfect (Geek Girl, Book 3) by Holly Smale
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5.0 out of 5 stars The geek rocks, 6 Jun 2014
Woo hoo! Harriet Manners is back in a gut-wrenchingly hilarious third book!
Harriet has a simple plan for the summer:
Get exam results
Go back to school
Phone Nick regularly
Avoid Alexa
But then her parents throw the bombshell at her and Harriet has to give up everything she loves... the Manners are moving to NY!
This book, as well as being funny, is also quite serious. Harriet hasn't seen her boyfried since, like, FOREVER, and she can't wait to see him again. But when Nick forgets her birthday, Harriet begins to wonder... is her boyfriend really who she thinks he is? Has she romanticized him?
Throw in a new modelling job, an over-eager teen stylist… Read more
Chocolate Box Girls: Summer's Dream by Cathy Cassidy
If you like the other Cathy Cassidy books, you'll love this one.
Summer Tanberry is pretty, cool and popular. She's the girl everyone wants to be. She is close to her twin sister, Skye, and they confide everything to each other. But when their parents divorce and their father moves to Australia, Summer finds herself drifting further and further away from her twin. When Skye admits that she'd never shared Summer's love of dancing, Summer finally realises that she can't tell her sister everything.
However, luck strikes and Summer's dancing teacher Miss Elise selects her as one of the few to compete for a place at a new dancing school, Rochelle Academy. Summer’s talents are pushed to… Read more
The Amulet Of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Sequence) by Jonathan Stroud
5.0 out of 5 stars Bartimaeus, 15 Mar 2014
Witty footnotes, withering comments, weird, magical beings... there's a lot in store for you when you pick up a Bartimaeus book. It is, literally, unputdownable. Stroud deals skilfully with magic, teenage boys and the feeling of being unwanted.
Nathaniel is alone and friendless in his mentor's care until he decides he has taught himself enough to summon up a djinni (pronounced jee-nee, as Bartimaeus would indignantly correct you if you dared get it wrong) and suddenly his life is filled with trying to keep up with his disobedient djinni who's been around, as he'll point out many times in the course of the story, a good five and a half thousand years longer than Nathaniel. Seen from… Read more

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