Publish date: February 20th 2009
Publisher: Brilliance Corporation
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Young Adult Contemporary
Series: Scarlett (#1)
Fun, fun, fun. A quirky family, and eccentric and scary rich hotel guest, first love, Hamlet, and a hot summer in NYC. Theater fans will love it because while Johnson doesn't try to explain how actors do their work, she does clearly understand that it is work, and she has a respect for the hard work...
Wow... I was not expecting to like this book as much as I did. It was actually pretty good. This is my first novel that I've read by Maureen Johnson and I am not disappointed in picking this book up. Mind you, there are some things that I found a bit annoying but that didn't deter me from finishing ...
I wasn't as pulled into this book as I was with 13 Little Blue Envelopes, nor does it have an easy "sell line" like the other does. Scarlett lives in an aging art deco hotel with her family. The hotel has been struggling for ages and her parents have been laying off staff to the point that each chil...
Enjoyable diversion. With theatre!
Honestly, I didn't really like this book. I just couldn't get into it.
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