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User Review  - aratiel - LibraryThing

Brilliant. Mind-blowingly brilliant. Libba Bray takes a stereotype (the typical dumb pageant girl) and turns it on its head. These smart, sassy, resourceful, and fabulous beauty queens shipwrecked on a desert island are a force to be reckoned with. Read full review

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User Review  - seriesousbooks - LibraryThing

DNF'd at 42% (Middle of Chapter 14) I hummed and hawed about DNFing this book because there really isn't anything wrong with it. It's a very smart novel. The satire is brilliant; even 6 years later it ... Read full review

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User Review  - Tanya-dogearedcopy - LibraryThing

Beauty Queens Written and narrated by Libba Bray Ⓟ 2011, Scholastic Audio 14 hrs and 37 mins Read full review

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User Review  - Sylvia7749 - LibraryThing

I laughed out loud a lot reading this book. The story went by fast, I loved the exaggerated characters- it reminded me of a parody movie. At some points I had trouble keeping the girls apart, they are ... Read full review

Beauty Queens

User Review  - Book Verdict

Whitney Huston once sang that learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all; this is only one of many lessons to be learned in Beauty Queens. Fourteen Miss Teen Dream Pageant contestants ... Read full review


User Review  - Kirkus

This inventive satire mocks celebrity culture while celebrating the resilience of teen girls.Printz Award-winning author Bray (Going Bovine, 2009) plunges into cultural criticism with her latest teen ... Read full review

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