Modelland - the FIERCE NEW NOVEL BY TYRA BANKS—IS OUT!No one gets in without being asked. And with her untamable hair, large forehead, and gawky body, Tookie De La Crème isn’t expecting an invitation. Modelland—the exclusive, mysterious place on top of the mountain—never dares to make an... show more
Modelland - the FIERCE NEW NOVEL BY TYRA BANKS—IS OUT!No one gets in without being asked. And with her untamable hair, large forehead, and gawky body, Tookie De La Crème isn’t expecting an invitation. Modelland—the exclusive, mysterious place on top of the mountain—never dares to make an appearance in her dreams.But someone has plans for Tookie. Before she can blink her mismatched eyes, Tookie finds herself in the very place every girl in the world obsesses about. And three unlikely girls have joined her.Only seven extraordinary young women become Intoxibellas each year. Famous. Worshipped. Magical. What happens to those who don’t make it? Well, no one really speaks of that. Some things are better left unsaid.Thrown into a world where she doesn’t seem to belong, Tookie glimpses a future that could be hers—if she survives the beastly Catwalk Corridor and terrifying Thigh-High Boot Camp. Along the way, she learns all about friendship, courage, laughter and what it feels like to start to believe in yourself.When you enter the fantastical world of Modelland, you'll see that Tookie was inspired by Tyra’s life as a supermodel. All those crazy and wild adventures Tookie has with her friends? Some of them were ripped straight from the headlines of Tyra’s life! Tyra knows all about beauty and fashion and fierceness, and she shares everything here in MODELLAND. It’s fun, zany, and 100 bazillion-percent Tyra. You don’t want to miss Tyra’s amazing new novel!
Publish date: September 13th 2011
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Pages no: 576
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Magical Realism
, Pop Culture
Series: Modelland (#1)
You know what? I'm going to read this for the LOLs. Shitty book with a shitty plot and even shittier characters?*cracks knuckles*BRING IT ON!
Holy crap I'm done! Only took me a year :-P it was insane but I'm giving it a 3 cause I was so entertained by the insanity. I have about 100 quotes highlighted in my Kindle just cause of the pure wtf'ery
I LOVE Tyra Banks. I mean, I LOVE her. I used to watch the Tyra Banks show obsessively. I used to watch ANTM on occasion. But I know enough to stay the hell away from this book.
OK, so knowing how Tyra is and reading all these reviews made me realize that I have GOT to read this book. It sounds amazing...in that "OMG, what the hell am I reading?" way.