AUTHOR OF PRETTY UGLY BLUFORD SERIES
When Jamee’s boyfriend broke up with her just because of what people were saying about her, I felt her pain because how can your first love ever do anything to you like that. Cheer leading was basically a distraction from all the pressure of her failing math quiz and living up to being an honor’s student like her older sister. I got this one for free at a teaching event last fall, and after reading it, I can see why the students like them. The last reason i like this book is because it teaches a good lesson. I was surprised when the teachers were telling her why cant you be as smart as your sister Darcy, I thought that was pretty mean. Jamie decided to stick up for her and because she is now getting bullied.
So one day she see these group of girls ganging up on this one girl at cheerleading tryouts, instead of walking away and being a coward she stands up for the poor girl. I still have a lot of those books and I do pull them out to nostalgically read from time to time. Tryouts for the Bluford cheerleading team begin, and Jamee meets some new girls. An example of a part with drama in it is in chapter two. I was surprised when the teachers were telling her why cant you be as smart as your sister Darcy. Sep 25, Taliyah Edwards rated it it was amazing. This book is just like all the other books but with new characters in each story. That affected Jamee in the story because she felt bad and she got mad.
A part of the story was sad but the other parts is waking up and smelling the coffee.
Pretty Ugly by Karyn Langhorne Folan | Kirkus Reviews
Paperbackpages. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Xeries each novel in the Bluford Series can be read independently, the books are interconnected and represent a span of about 2 years at Bluford high. Angel is a very shy girl who is pretty, wears geeky glasses, and most of all, an easy target for Vanessa Pierce.
This story basically takes Have you ever went bulford a school that your sister just left or a school were people said you remind them or somebody else? To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The bullying gets bliford out of control and eventually a picture gets out of Angel and Jamie. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. You would like this book if you like action, drama, or dialoge because this book is full of crazy drama and lots of action.
Her name is Vanessa. Now Jamee is a target, and someone is texting lies and pictures of her all over school. The last reason i like this book is because it teaches a good lesson. I can also relate to Jamee when it came to school. I still have a lot of those books and I do pull them out to nostalgically read from time to time. However in the end both Jamee and Angel win and Vanessa is left with nothing.
Plot and character development are flat as a pancake.
Unwilling to tell her family or snitch on her fellow cheerleaders, Jamee is cornered. So If you really like books with cool endings this is the book for You. Survivor Bluford High Series The Setting of my book is At Bluford High School, Jamee’s School, its relevance to the story is that, that is where the conflict started.
I would have to say that I would of been like Jamee in this book.
Books by Karyn Langhorne Folan
The reason why I pick realistic fiction is because this book is about a girl named jamee that has been bullied because she’s not like everybody else like she’s not as smart as the other girls that she would like to be so that she can blend in with everybody else. Open Preview See a Problem? Joseph Young goodreads doesn’t actually provide the text of the books for you to read, it is just a website to track your reading activity and get recommendations …more goodreads doesn’t actually provide the text of the books for you to read, it is just a website to track your reading activity and get recommendations of other books you might like.
The plot is very realistic.
This book is just like all the other books but with new characters in each story. Lists with This Book.
I tought they were just being mean and being a bully to her. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. GP Subscription Publications, When Jamee’s boyfriend broke up with her just because of what people were saying about her, I felt her pain because how can your first love ever do anything to you like that.
As far as there I didnt really like how at the beginning they talked about cheerleading which seemed like went on for forever.
Books by Karyn Langhorne Folan (Author of Pretty Ugly)
Blufofd walked into the hall way and seen the new girl Angel getting bullied by the popular kids. Bluford High 1 – 10 of 21 books. Townsend Press December 15, Language: Jamie had an idea to get the students to tell on them selves and had actually worked.
I recommend this book to anyone who enjoys drama. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sep 25, Taliyah Edwards rated it it was amazing. Mar 03, Monique rated it liked it Shelves: I was also so glad she broke up with Desmond Hodden. Nov 06, Danielle Kern rated it it was ok Shelves: Also Jamie wanted to be a cheerleader and join the squad.
I do not know about anyone else but i’ll like for blufoord around my age to stand up for me. The main character Jamie had left cheer leading and she saw Vanessa bullying angel. I stated that my book was interesting because it had tons of drama.
Videos About This Book. I was surprised when her classmates start spreading rumors and start to put pictures in her school.
In my book there was a girl named Angel. There is always rumors going around about someone in high school or someone getting picked on and someone needs to do something about it. I tought that was pretty mean to say that to her because its like if there saying why are you so dumb.
Oct 30, Daija Jefferson rated it it was amazing. Prrtty far as there aunt Charlette goes, I wouldnt like her either. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
If you know that someone is being tormented and are afraid of the peer pressure to intervene on that person’s behalf than you need to read this book.