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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This one’s a definite West of Mars recommended read. This book is about all the things mqnning take toll on a band. Open Preview See a Problem?

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But then again is that a comment on how fickle fame can be? Molly goes through hell to get to where she is mannlng fix her life, and even through it all, she ends up going back down on her downward spiral. To view it, click here. See and discover other items: Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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The secondary characters are also very well drawn when you have a strong narrator, the secondary characters can run the risk of becoming cardboard cutouts. Th There are not many books that should make you mannong and when it guitad, you have read a book you cannot forget.

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In British author Sarra Manning’s debut novel Guitar Girlthis oft-trumpeted triple-temptation proves to be terribly trying for a budding pop star. To be entirely fair, I scrounged this up at the bargain shelf at Half Price Books for fifty cents. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Giel. I read this book somewhere around the age of and I think it was just the book I needed then, I fell headlong in love with it.


Goodreads is the world’s largest site sarfa readers with over 50 million reviews. It blew me away. I sarr could not image little ol’ me being sued for such a grand amount.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Not advisable but it’s okay. Mistress Manning writes about a harsh novel about being a teenage rock star in a realistic manner with bold characters that do not fall into a cookie cutter backup.

Sep 17, Ringo The Cat rated it it was ok. It’s slightly romantic without overdoing it. During the tour Molly faces some very drastic decisions that could get her in deep trouble.

She described Dean as ” This book is mainly for teenagers, I can say that now, even though it is in the young adult section anyways. Four stars for a great story with great characters. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. I’ve always dreamed of being a singer when I get older. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

Dutton Hardcover Pages Book Art: She is strong, but has her weaknesses, she is a good person but has her stroppy, bratty moments. Nov 03, Jacob Proffitt rated it liked it Shelves: Molly’s gidl, The Hormones, was just supposed to be about mucking around with her best mates, Jane and Tara, and having fun.

I dont think I could stand to re-read it now as the feminist I’ve become because the main boy and the manager would just give my eyerolling muscles too much of a workout.

If you’re going to do serious, you really need a better foundation and, maybe, to take the time to establish enough realism to give it the impact it deserves. I do hope they make his movie on film someday.


Our narrator is Molly is a young lady of 17 along with two of her close friends, Tara and Jane, start a girl revolution band. She spent five years working on the legendary but now sadly defunct UK teen mag, J17, first as a writer and then as Entertainment Editor. Sadly, I think it happens more often than not. Though the gitar shares some similarity with this season’s Pop Princess by Rachel Cohn, this novel delves into the dynamics of band life. I think I even said, “Hey, we should form a band.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Molly’s heroine Ruby X plays a small but heartbreaking role in the conclusion of the novel. Search the site Tuitar term is required. Dean is my favourite male love interest out of all of Manning’s novels. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Girls who want to be rock stars should read this book because it’s awesome. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. After one of there first gigs, the three girls meet two other boys, Dean and T. Learn more about Amazon Prime. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.