My Perfect Life book. Now, many of you have probably read a Dyan Sheldon book and might not have realized just how popular her books are. I happen to love them
My Perfect Life book. Captures teen angst with wit and poignancy. I happen to love them. My Perfect Life was no exception. Many of you have probably see the move "The Confessions of A Teenage Drama Queen" so many times. It's become a classic for this generation's teens and young adults, much like movies such as A Cinderella Story, She's The Man and Mean Girls.
I was writing down the date my library books were due back in my diary so I wouldn’t forget and wasn’t totally listening. Tell you what? The school election, of course.
With perfect parents, perfect friends, and perfect poise, it seems like Ella Gerard has it al. My Perfect Life was no exception
With perfect parents, perfect friends, and perfect poise, it seems like Ella Gerard has it all. But when her best friend, Lola, nominates her to run for school president against the wickedly popular Carla Santini, some of the less-than-perfect aspects of Ella's life come to light.
Sixteen-year-old Cherokee Salamanca is thrilled with the idea of visiting London. An entertaining diary-style novel about a self-obsessed teenage girl and her attempts to navigate the choppy waters of life! Watch out Bridget Jones - here comes Janet! Meet Janet. She's fed up with her family and with Brooklyn. Brooklyn is about as romantic and as interesting as a hot dog; London is old and cultured and very close to Europe.
My Perfect Life was no exception. I loved Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen, and was at the bookstore the other day when I saw that there was a sequel. It's very good, almost better than the original. MY PERFECT LIFE is told from Ella's viewpoint, not Lola's. It's really funny and all, but because Ella is not a drama queen and she's much more laid back than Lola.
They bobbed above her as she walked through the corridors; they floated over her as she sat in classes; they made it easy for students to find her in the cafeteria – or anywhere else. meant that we always knew where she was – so she couldn’t sneak up and stab us in the back. There were enough balloons outside it to lift a heavy clown.
With perfect parents, perfect friends and perfect poise, it seems like Ella Gerard has it all. But when Ella's eccentric best friend, Lola Cep, nominates Ella to run for school president against the wickedly popular Carla Santini, many of the less-than-perfect aspects of Ella's life begin t. . But when Ella's eccentric best friend, Lola Cep, nominates Ella to run for school president against the wickedly popular Carla Santini, many of the less-than-perfect aspects of Ella's life begin to surface. Will Ella come out a winner without losing face? A fast and funny look at high-school politics by a best-selling author.
Dyan Sheldon is an American novelist, who has written for adults, children and young adults. Originally from Brooklyn, she resides in London and has written a number of young adult novels as well as many picture books in a variety of genres. Her young adult science-fiction novel Perfect was published under the name "D. M. Quintano", as it was a departure from her usual style.
ISBN 10: 0744559847 ISBN 13: 9780744559842. Publisher: Walker Books, 2002.