Model Misfit (Geek Girl #2)
“My name is Harriet Manners, and I am still a geek.”Harriet Manners knows a lot of facts.She knows that humans have 70,000 thoughts per day.She knows that Geek + Model = a whole new set of graffiti on your belongings.And that the average person eats a ton of food a year, though her pregnant... show more
“My name is Harriet Manners, and I am still a geek.”Harriet Manners knows a lot of facts.She knows that humans have 70,000 thoughts per day.She knows that Geek + Model = a whole new set of graffiti on your belongings.And that the average person eats a ton of food a year, though her pregnant stepmother is doing her best to beat this.But Harriet doesn’t know where she’s going to fit in once the new baby arrives. And with her summer plans ruined, modelling in Japan seems the perfect chance to get away.Can Harriet cope with the craziness of Tokyo, her competitive model flatmates and her errant grandmother’s ‘chaperoning’. Or seeing gorgeous Nick everywhere she goes?Will geek girl find her place on the other side of the world?
Publish date: September 26th 2013
Pages no: 275
Edition language: English
Series: Geek Girl (#2)
I loved Geek Girl earlier this year, but its sequel…. Um, I think it showed me the flaws that were in Geek Girl that I ignored. To be fair, Model Misfit wasn’t a total flop. But I did make the cringe face more than a couple of times throughout my read. Before I get “nasty”, I’d like to say...
I got this book from my boyfriend for my birthday. :) Really happy with it!This book was even better than book 1. It has more modelling mishaps, more mistaken things, and of course a mystery!I loved Harriet, I loved her geekiness, though at times it got a little bit annoying with all the facts. At t...
The beginning of this book had me fooled. Harriet sounded so sure of herself and so professional. She sounded like someone who had really gotten the hang of the modeling world in a really short period of time. I was asking myself how many modeling jobs Harriet had actually done to get to this spot. ...
After reading Geek Girl earlier this year and thoroughly enjoying it, I was overjoyed to hear that Holy Smale was releasing a sequel. I had high hopes for Model Misfit and the early reviews that I read sounded promising. The thing is, after reading Model Misfit for myself, I didn’t necessarily agree...
This was pretty much as enjoyable as Geek Girl, the first book was - lots of humour but also quite a bit of depth & realism to it (certainly more than one might expect from a funny teen-girl-turns-model book).I honestly didn't expect to enjoy these books as much as I have - contemporary YA doesn't t...