Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Define Normal, posted by Ashley D, 8th Grader

DEFINE NORMAL, by Julie Anne Peters
AR: No
Interest Level: Middle and Upper Grades
Vocabulary Quiz Available
This book is about a quiet girl and a punk rocker girl. They have to do peer counseling with each other and they go through some troubles. It turns out the punk chick loves to play the piano and the only people that know it is quiet girl and punk girl's parents. The punk girl does not like her mother because she thinks she is too controlling. The quiet girl's mother is an alcoholic and quiet girl has to take care of her brothers but I don't want to tell you everything cause it will ruin it for you.

1 comment:

  1. I read this, I think my freshman year. I really enjoyed it. Now that I look at it I really love the title and the whole meaning behind the book. What is normal? Does anyone really know the "right" answer to that question?

    Read it, read it, read it!
    It's good.