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Skinny - Donna Cooner
Skinny
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Find your voice.Hopeless. Freak. Elephant. Pitiful. These are the words of Skinny, the vicious voice that lives inside fifteen-year-old Ever Davies's head. Skinny tells Ever all the dark thoughts her classmates have about her. Ever knows she weighs over three hundred pounds, knows she'll probably... show more
Find your voice.Hopeless. Freak. Elephant. Pitiful. These are the words of Skinny, the vicious voice that lives inside fifteen-year-old Ever Davies's head. Skinny tells Ever all the dark thoughts her classmates have about her. Ever knows she weighs over three hundred pounds, knows she'll probably never be loved, and Skinny makes sure she never forgets it. But there is another voice: Ever's singing voice, which is beautiful but has been silenced by Skinny. Partly in the hopes of trying out for the school musical - and partly to try and save her own life - Ever decides to undergo a risky surgery that may help her lose weight and start over.With the support of her best friend, Ever begins the uphill battle toward change. But demons, she finds, are not so easy to shake, not even as she sheds pounds. Because Skinny is still around. And Ever will have to confront that voice before she can truly find her own. Donna Cooner brings warmth, wit, and startling insight to this unforgettable debut.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780545427630 (0545427630)
Publisher: Point
Pages no: 272
Edition language: English
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A Bookworms Bookshelf
A Bookworms Bookshelf rated it
1.5 Skinny
This wasn't bad but this also wasn't,,,,,,great. I had a lot of problems with this book so let's get started shall we. The characters in this book didn't have personalities. The one trait that they all had in common was that they all seemed to hate fat people and then some other characteristi...
The Ninja Reader
The Ninja Reader rated it
5.0 Favourite book so far in 2015
I Live in Many Worlds
I Live in Many Worlds rated it
3.0 Skinny by Donna Cooner
I really liked this book. I thought it was very entertaining and could be read in one sitting. It was filled with cliches and it was extremely predictable, but you kind of know that going into this book. It's nothing life changing but it is entertaining enough that it doesn't make you want to pull y...
LeahSL
LeahSL rated it
2.0 Skinny
Teenage-angst flavored cake.
Bookaholic-ness~
Bookaholic-ness~ rated it
3.0 Skinny
This review can be found here: http://bookaholic-ness.blogspot.com/2012/12/book-review-skinny-by-donna-cooner.html
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