But, in a world where some girls are more equal than others, and queen bees rule supreme, Lauren will have to work hard if she's to gain the girls' trust and respect, and gain a place in the inner circle. These girls really do live in a shiny, lipglossed world. It's one that would have been completely alien to me as a year 6 or year 7 student, about the target age for this novel, but is probably somewhat familiar to the Gossip Girl generation, a show to which this book bears remarkable similarities.
That said, there did seem to be some incongruences in the story. On the one hand, we're supposed to believe these girls are living Life with a capital L, complete with Blackberry Pearls, designer togs, chauffeurs and bodyguards.
Lip Gloss Jungle book. Read 31 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Lauren page's plan was simple: get a fabulous makeover, become one. Lip Gloss Jungle (The Ashleys) [Melissa de la Cruz] on rechisalastme.cf *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Lauren page's plan was simple: get a fabulous.
On the other hand one of them readily admits she barely knows how to kiss. It's something about the ages that seemed a little off to me — at times they appear much older than their supposed 13 years, at others they're very clearly little girls.
The book has a vague plot, though each of the gang has their own random tangents, but is quite a decent read and I didn't find the characters irritating or too off the wall. It's a no-thinking read but the writing is good, to the extent, in fact, that I think the author's wasted writing this sort of disposable fiction.
Lauren page's plan was simple: get a fabulous makeover, become one of the Ashleys, and once she was securely in their trenches, completely destroy them from the inside. The only problem is, now that Lauren is seventh-grade royalty she isn't so sure she wants to follow through -- especially because Sadie, her former best friend and current best frenemy, has formed a new plan to bring down the Ashleys in all of her own fabulous makeover glory.
Now Lauren's plan of action has changed: to save the Ashleys.
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On the other hand one of them readily admits she barely knows how to kiss. Mar 09, Christine rated it it was amazing Shelves: 7th-grade-ir-books-stacy. Lili decided to go in and take a look. Feb 15, Mizuki rated it liked it Shelves: pretty-good , young-adult-books. Continue shopping.
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This item is available to borrow from 2 library branches. Creator De la Cruz, Melissa, Summary While Sadie Graham teams up with Ashley imitator Sheridan Riley to form their own group to overthrow the Ashleys, Lili has decided to dump the Ashleys as well in the hopes of winning her true love back.
Language eng. Publication New York, Aladdin, c Extent pages.