i think this book is more for teens and teachers and would be a hot item in any school library! subjects- typical of teen angst- body image, boyfriends,, girlfriends, depression < "who am i?", parent conflicts, etc. i would recommend for "free" reading- not book report or part of curriculum- mature material....
ITEM#: 13363049What would you give up to be perfect? Four teens find out in the New York Times bestselling companion toImpulse.
Everyone has something, someone, somewhere else that theyd rather be. For four high-school seniors, their goals of perfection are just as different as the paths they take to get there.
Caras parents unrealistic expectations have already sent her twin brother Conner spiraling toward suicide. For her,perfect means rejecting their ideals to take a chance on a new kind of love. Kendra covets the perfect face and bodyno matter what surgeries and drugs she needs to get there. To score his perfect home runon the field and offSean will sacrifice more than he can ever win back. And Andre realizes that to follow his heart and achieve his perfect performance, hell be living a life his ancestors would never have understood.
Everyone wants to be perfect, but when perfection loses its meaning, how far will you go? What wouldyou give up to be perfect?
A riveting and startling companion to the bestselling Impulse, Ellen Hopkins'sPerfect exposes the harsh truths about what it takes to grow up and grow into our own skins, our own selves.
|Publisher Date||2011-09-13 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||Margaret K McElderry|
|Unit weight||1.15 lb|
|Country of Origin||United States|
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i think this book is more for teens and teachers and would be a hot item in any school library! subjects- typical of teen angst- body image, boyfriends,, girlfriends, depression < "who am i?", parent conflicts, etc. i would recommend for "free" reading- not book report or part of curriculum- mature material.Read More
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