Prettiest doll

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Clarion Books , New York
Runaways, Self-perception, Mothers and daughters, Fiction, Beauty contests, Personal B
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A beauty contestant since she was three, Olivia, now thirteen, has begun feeling limited by her beauty but a shared journey with Danny, a boy struggling with his own appearance, show her she has choices and resources beyond her appearance.

Statementby Gina Willner-Pardo
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.W6856 Pre 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25138950M
ISBN 139780547681702
LC Control Number2011042315

I read Prettiest Doll over a month ago and I want to hear more about Olivia Jane and Danny. A sequel please. But more important, the empathy the author has for all the characters, including the ones a reader unfamiliar with child beauty pageants might reflexively dislike, surprises/5(19).

Prettiest Doll is a sweet story about a year-old girl, trapped in the clutches of the beauty-pageant world by her mama, whose resentment over her glitzy cage manifests itself into running away. Olivia desperately wants to live a life that doesnt include stiff dresses, stiff hair, and stiff smilesno matter how many people tell her shes beautiful/5.

I read Prettiest Doll over a month ago and I want to hear more about Olivia Jane and Danny. A sequel please.

But more important, the empathy the author has for all the characters, including the ones a reader unfamiliar with child beauty pageants might reflexively dislike, surprises/5(19). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Prettiest Doll by Gina Willner-Pardo at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

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Prettiest doll. [Gina Willner-Pardo] -- A beauty contestant since she was three, Olivia, now thirteen, has begun feeling limited by her beauty but a shared journey with Danny, a boy struggling with his own appearance, show her she has. The book opens to the world of year-old Liv (Olivia), a seasoned beauty contestant living in Luther’s Bridge, Missouri, who is practicing to compete in The Prettiest Doll pageant.

Liv is pretty, experienced, and blessed (or cursed) with a relentless pageant mom who accepts nothing less than a perfect performance, so Liv should be a cinch. A couple of years ago, when asked, “If any book made you who you are today, what would it be?” the musician Kim Gordon cited the children’s book “The Lonely Doll,” from The Lost Doll I Found My Poor Little Doll I once had a sweet little doll, dears, The prettiest doll in the world; Her cheeks were so red and white, dears, And her hair was so charmingly curled.

But I lost my poor little doll, dears, As I played on the heath one day; And I cried for. Prettiest Doll eBook: Willner-Pardo, Gina: : Kindle Store. Skip to main Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Account & Lists Returns & Reviews: Prettiest Doll Gina Willner-Pardo.

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“It’s good to be pretty. I’m really lucky.” So begins the story of thirteen-year-old Olivia, or Liv, who started winning. However, her mother’s insistence that Liv sing at the upcoming Prettiest Doll pageant catapults Liv into open revolt.

Danny, a year-old runaway with his own struggles, inspires Liv to escape from her woes. Get this from a library. Prettiest doll. [Gina Willner-Pardo] -- "It's good to be pretty.

I'm really lucky." So begins the story of thirteen-year-old Olivia, or Liv, who started winning beauty pageants at age three. Lately she's been wondering, however, if that's. Who’s the Prettiest-Who’s the Prettiest – A little girl has seven dresses, one for each day of the week and one for each colour of the rainbow.

But, all the dresses argue about who is the prettiest. They cannot even stand to be next to each other in the closet or on the washing line. What will. Prettiest Doll delivers a solid look at a couple of common teen concerns, namely self-esteem and independence. I picked up this book fully expecting a book about beauty pageant hijinks and parents behaving badly, and was surprised when I found a thoughtful look at one pretty girl's desire to be truly seen and one young man's desire for some Reviews: “It's good to be pretty.

I'm really lucky.” So begins the story of thirteen-year-old Olivia, or Liv, who started winning beauty pageants at age three. Lately she's been wondering, however, if that's all she is.

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Prettiest Doll is a sweet story about a year-old girl, trapped in the clutches of the beauty-pageant world by her mama, whose resentment over her glitzy cage manifests itself into running away. Olivia desperately wants to live a life that doesn’t include stiff dresses, stiff hair, and stiff smiles—no matter how many people tell her she.

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