Seventeen-year-old Molly Montgomery never planned on becoming famous. Molly’s band, The Hormones, was just supposed to be about mucking around with. Manning’s first novel may be predictable, but Molly Montgomery’s compelling voice will pull in readers as she chronicles her quick rise to pop. This first novel may be predictable, but Molly Montgomery’s compelling voice will pull in readers as she chronicles her quick rise to pop star fame with her British.
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Overall, it was a great, thought-provoking read and I highly recommend it. Product details Age Range: Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
I would reccomend it for girls aged thirteen and up, especially those who are sick and tired of the same old same old YA fare. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Most of all I love how Manning narrated the rock star world. A Kid’s Review 5.
This is music industry exploitation at its best, gang. Mean Jack Frost has kidnapped all the fireflies, leaving Fairyland in darkness! Jun 26, Jennifer H.
From inside the book. Read more about Drummer Girl. Don’t manninb go “Hmm, I think I’ll throw in a slutty drug addict chick” and then don’t delve into her psyche a little bit. Get it and you wont be dissapointed. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Guitar Girl By Sarra Manning.
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Sarra Manning is a wonderful writer, and contrary to my belief that generally, American YA fiction is better than its British counterparts, Manning’s novels are probably the best of the genre.
It should be noted that Paul pretty much reads as a skeevy douchebag in bright flashing letters from the first page he shows up. They do a few shows and interviews and then they go on tour. Dean manages the band and when he thinks they’re ready he arranges a gig at a big celebrity party. After their first unofficial gig bad boy Dean and quiet T help the girls smooth out some kinks and become apart of the band, “The Hormones”.
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However, I had a hard time tolerating Paul the manager of Molly. Guitar Girl even proceeded to bring tears to my eyes on occassion. Turns out, I loved it!!!
The Hormones become a major hit in England and then tour America. This book showed me the trials that a person must go through to get into the music business. Despite an intermittently witty voice and a high interest topic, this trip through the world of pop rock never gets off the ground.
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At first, Molly, the lead singer and main songwriter, battles with her wary parents and the competitive, “jerky” guitarist Dean. Why should her heart be? Materials such as magazine articles and reviews are embedded throughout, adding fun diversion as well msnning authenticity.
At the party, they meet Paul who becomes their manager. Dark tufty hair, good cheekbones, and a T-shirt that would have looked like Hello Kitty if Hello Kitty had devil horns and a blodd mustache. It’s slightly romantic without overdoing it. Unfortunately he was too much of the quintessential bad guy for me to really want to delve any further into his personality. Guitar Girl is about seventeen years old Molly, Molly and her two best friends start a guita for fun, later Dean and his friend T join them and this how The Hormones are born, soon they become really good and are signed by a record company.
Books sarda the Week. She just enjoyed writing songs and playing music with her friends, Jane and Tara.
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Like did not see that coming- call me stupid whatever. Read reviews that mention guitar girl sarra manning rock n roll sex drugs start a band jane and tara hello kitty music business drugs and rock loved this book saw this book fell in love friends jane read this book started reading molly montgomery like the hello book but awesome dean and molly book was really.
The cynical part of me wants to scoff and say this could never happen.