Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

By Rachel Russell; To Be Announced (Read by); Lana Quintal (Read by)
(Simon & Schuster Audio, Compact Disc, 9781442338968, 3pp.)

Publication Date: September 28, 2010

List Price: $14.99*
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It’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid for girls in this hilarious new novel!

Dork Diaries follows eighth grader Nikki Maxwell as she chronicles through text and sketches her move to a snooty new school; her epic battle with her mom for an iPhone; her enthusiasm for drawing and art; and a love/hate fascination with the new school’s queen bee, a girl named Mackenzie, who becomes Nikki’s rival in a schoolwide art competition. Nikki writes about friendships, crushes, popularity, and family with a unique and fresh voice that still conveys a universal authenticity. Nikki’s sketches throughout her diary add humor and spunk to the book, a surefire hit with tween girl readers.

About the Author
Alice Cussler is a mother of three, and a writer. She studied philosophy at Cambridge University and has master's degree in psychology. Alice's books are inspired by her own kids. The stories, Alice Cussler publishes, intend to develop children's imagination. Her animal stories are teaching children to be responsible towards animals. If children learn to love and respect animals, they will become reliable and responsible adults.

Author to be announced.

Quintal has appeared on stage in Grease, and in the off Broadway production of The Wind and the Willows. Her film credits include The Eden Myth and The Soul of Wit and on television she has appeared in All My Children.
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