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Good Girls

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Good Girls

By Laura Ruby

Harper Teen, Paperback, 9780060882259, 274pp.

Publication Date: January 29, 2008

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Description

Some people would say this is the story of a photograph. How it was taken and what happened to me after the whole world saw it. And it is. But it's also the story of a lot of other things.

So look at the picture all you want.

I am so much more than what you see.



Praise For Good Girls

“Harrowing, honest, poignant, and wickedly funny, Laura Ruby’s so-good novel comes out swinging.”
-Libba Bray, author of A Great and Terrible Beauty

“A page turner that tells a powerful truth about girls and about our culture.”
-Chris Crutcher

“Frank, fearless, and very funny, Laura Ruby explodes stereotypes.”
-E. Lockhart, author of The Boyfriend List and Fly on the Wall

“Clear-eyed and perfectly pitched, this is an incredibly brave story, and Laura Ruby is a writer to watch.”
-Lisa Tucker, author of The Song Reader

“Good Girls sizzles with passion, insight, humor, and wisdom. A stunning read.”
-Rosemary Graham, author of Thou Shalt Not Dump the Skater-Dude and Other Commandments I Have Broken

“A brave, funny, and realistic love story about high school seniors and the assumptions they all make about each other.”
-Carol Weston, author of For Girls Only and Girltalk

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