AN AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION POPULAR PAPERBACK FOR YOUNG ADULTS! Now a major motion picture! Melodramatic, yet lovable Lola vies with. Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. Dyan Sheldon, Author Candlewick Press (MA) $ (p) ISBN Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen. By Dyan Sheldon. There is only room for one drama queen – which one will take centre stage?.
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She’s quite the character. She longs to be a famous actress one day. I’ll be completely honest with you, I fell in love with the movie, purchased the dvd and confessionw quote every line YES But she changes her mind the night of the play after Ella tells her off, and Lola rushes to school to take on her role as the lead.
Critical reception for Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen was positive, with Booklist calling it “hilarious” and “truly funny”. I wish this story had had a little more depth than going after the members of Sidhartha.
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen 3 books. Besides, did I mention it’s funny?? Lola meets a girl named Ella who turns out to be her best friend. When her favorite band, Sidhartha breaks up, Lola and new friend Ella do everything in their power to make it to their last concert while also proving Dellwoods’ resident drama queen; Carla Santini. Lola, interpreting this as revenge for snagging the lead role in the school’s local play, hatches a plan to go to the concert and party as well.
Carla has always gotten everything she wants — until Lola comes along and snags the lead in the school play. Also, the author had a very juvenile writing style and the editing was horrendous. Outrageous and unbelievable, Lola keeps the humorous story line flowing with her tales of woe and triumph.
I have mixed feelings about this book. Children and Young Adult Literature portal Novels portal. Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen 1.
This page was last edited on confwssions Januaryat Originally from New Zheldon, Lola thinks, dresses, and is very different from most of the other studentes in New Jersey. I love Lola’s character and the way this book was narrated. In order to become Queen Bee she must contend with Carla Santini, the school’s most popular girl, who has no intention of vacating her place in school society. Seven Trees of Stone.
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Lola might not be a character you like, but you definitely root for her. I honestly have no memories of enjoying reading this book. Lola and Ella return to school the next day and Lola confesses to the class that she borrowed Eliza Doolittle ‘s dress for the concert which surprises Mrs Baggoli then Lola is eager to boast to Carla about their antics at the afterparty, but she and Ella become humiliated when Drsma succeeds in convincing everyone else they teenag attended by showing the photos.
The film has kept very true to the I must admit, this was a lovely quick read. Feb 28, Jim rated it it was ok. The film was amazing, and Linds I had to rush straight to my computer to write this!! Carla lies to make other people look confessionx. Lola, is accustomed to playing the starring role in the fascinating production that is her life. Inspired by Your Browsing History. Syan most popular girl in school, Carla, wanted that role for herself, and decides to make Lola’s life miserable by flaunting the fact that she has tickets to the big Sidhartha farwell concert and party.
Lola works out all of the nitty gritty details and when the day of the farewell to Sidhartha coems, she’s totally prepared. Given what I’ve said here, I realize it probably seems unfair of me to give this book one star. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.
For example, instead of telling the truth to Ella teenave best, and seems to be her only friend about her par My friends say that I’m such a drama queen.
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen
Click on a plot link to find similar books! I felt that the author gave her some very realistic struggles, yet I don’t remember feeling overly sympathetic for her. Tides of the Dark Crystal 3. There is a sequel to the book, of course, but even without the sequel, this ending feels good in its complexity. The fair thing to do would probably be to re-read and reconsider this novel.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Feb 28, Ludovica rated it it was amazing Shelves: Feb 03, Suzannah rated it did not like it.
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Book Summary and Study Guide
The main Character of the story who was born in New York Cityhas a passion for being an actor and is competing with Carla Santini. Sheldon manages to provide a satisfying ending for the story wit A brilliant read. When Carla boasts that she gets VIP passes to the band’s last concert and the after party, Lola says she and Ella are also going so they attempt to buy tickets but without success. Open Preview See a Problem? I watched the movie numerous times years ago and never realized it was a book until recently.
Eighth Grade Bites 1. It did not disappoint. I am usually annoyed by the YA novels Hollywood chooses to adapt, but they made a good pick with this one. So lola goes to the play, acts her heart out, and everything ends well. Lola and Ella hear the news that their favorite band, Siddhartha, is going to break up! That was never the author’s intent. See if this fits you better than it did me. Because you see, Lola might lie about herself, and about her family, but while people might die in her lies, most of them lift the people she is lying about up.