Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies) (A Justina Chen Novel) download epub
by Justina Chen
Justina Chen is the acclaimed author of young adult novels including A Blind Spot for Boys, Return to Me. .She is a co-founder of readergirlz, the online book community for teens, and lives in the Seattle area with her two children.
Justina Chen is the acclaimed author of young adult novels including A Blind Spot for Boys, Return to Me, North of Beautiful, and Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies), which won the Asian Pacific American Award for Youth Literature. Библиографические данные. Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies).
Nothing But the Truth and a few white lies A Justina Chen Novel.
Nothing But the Truth Everybody thinks Syrah is the golden girl. After all, her father is Ethan Cheng, billionaire, and she has everything any kid could possibly desire: a waterfront mansion, jet plane, and custom-designed snowboards.
Nothing But the Truth. Getting her fortune told by a Taiwanese 'belly-button grandmother' (who feels up her navel) instead of attending the spring dance is just one of the joys of being Patty Ho, a covertly snarky 'hapa' (half Asian, half white) struggling with her dual herita. Everybody thinks Syrah is the golden girl. But most of what glitters in her life is f. A Blind Spot for Boys.
A half Asian and half white teen navigates a summer of woe and love in this utterly relatable novel that Meg Cabot calls A funny, touching read that will leave you craving more. Half Asian and half white, Patty Ho has never felt completely home in her skin. Things get worse when a Chinese fortune-teller channels Patty’s future via her belly butto. nd divines a white guy on her romance horizon.
Justina Chen is an author, speaker, and storyteller. Her other novels include Girl Overboard (a Junior Library Guild premiere selections) and Nothing but the Truth (and a few white lies), which won the Asian Pacific American Award for Literature.
Justina Chen is an author, speaker, and storyteller T THE TRUTH (AND A FEW WHITE LIES). A passionate advocate of teen advocacy, Justina co-founded readergirlz, a cutting-edge literacy and social media project for teens, which won the National Book Foundation’s Prize for Innovations in Reading.
Brian, her brilliant math surfer dude TA, and Stu, source of first kiss and first heartache, allow her some enlightenment, but so do her mother's long-estranged artist sister and a box of family photographs that Patty's never seen. Through it all, Patty never loses her nervy bounce or her need to tell it all as it's happening. Great voice from a very promising debut. by Justina Chen Headley. Age Range: 14 & up.
Justina Chen Headley. For Tyler and Sofia, my hapa kids who are wholly wonderful. After we collect my big brother, Abe, who's been poring over Japanese comic books in a manga store, Mama conducts the Chinese Food Census, her preferred method for selecting a restaurant. 1 Belly-Button Grandmother. While every other freshman is at the Spring Fling tonight, I have a date with an old lady whose thumb is feeling up my belly button. No studying of menus or trusting food critics for Mama. Instead, she stares into a window - never mind if she freaks out some poor diner who happens to be eating by said window - and tallies the number of black-haired heads inside a restaurant.
Nothing But the Truth book. I had the chance to talk to Justina Chen Headley briefly before she gave a reading from Nothing But the Truth (and a Few White Lies)
Nothing But the Truth book. by. Justina Chen (Goodreads Author). I had the chance to talk to Justina Chen Headley briefly before she gave a reading from Nothing But the Truth (and a Few White Lies). She was very cool, grounded and an absolute pleasure to talk to. So, it should be no surprise that her narrator, Patty Ho, is equally enjoyable in every way in Headley's first novel written for young adults.
Category: Teen & Young Adult
Subcategory: Literature & Fiction
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (April 1, 2007)
Pages: 256 pages