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Estelle: Starring Me by Krista McGee

Starring Me by Krista McGee Publication Date: July 10, 2012 Publisher: Thomas Nelson Pages: 336 Target audience: Young adult Keywords: acting, religion, reality shows, God Format read: ARC from NetGalley (Thanks!) Summary: Kara dreams of being an actress, and heads to Orlando for the opportunity of a lifetime, while Chad wants to be known for […]

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September 30, 2012 - 10:16 pm

Estelle: Shelve It from Rather Be Reading Blog (9/30/2012) - […] is a pricey month for books! So many new releases! A review of Starring Me by Krista McGee. Magan adored Sweethearts by Sara Zarr. Our long distance “Pitch Perfect” date: a movie […]

September 29, 2012 - 11:01 am

Estelle - Zondervan is also a Christian publisher. And I never felt alienated or uncomfortable when I read From Moonlight on Low Tide. I think there’s a certain balance that authors can achieve that is realistic.

September 29, 2012 - 9:56 am

Leah - Thomas Nelson is a Christian publisher, so I’m not surprised religion plays such an important role. 🙂

September 29, 2012 - 2:38 am

Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books - It’s interesting to me how religion seems to play such an important role in this book, or at least gets a lot of emphasis. While discussing religion or characters having firm religious beliefs never bothers me, it’s harder to digest when it’s in a preachy or too pushy way… and it kind of sounds like it may be the case in this book.

Still, the premise is pretty cute though so I may give it a read when I have time!

July 2012 Young Adult Book Releases

      Hello, hello! Welcome back for another month of book releases. June just slipped away – quickly. So many great books to look forward to in July! What are you most excited about? There are so, so many books Estelle and I are looking out for. Check out our most anticipated July 2012 […]

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July 2, 2012 - 7:20 pm

FallenNatalia - July comes with the best summer reading books! Ugh… I hate the waiting!

July 1, 2012 - 12:15 pm

elena - ooh lots of books I haven’t heard of it here! I’ve seen The Thing About Truth’s cover but I don’t think I’ve actually read the summary. I’m curious to read it now!

July 1, 2012 - 10:21 am

Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books - So. Many. Good. Books. My wallet is not going to be able to handle all of the trauma! Haha

June 30, 2012 - 10:06 pm

Ginger @ GReads! - Why have I never heard of Last Summer? I am tempted to read this one. You are not helping my wallet!! haha

June 30, 2012 - 6:11 pm

VeganYANerds - I can’t believe it’s already July, this year is going so fast! July looks like another awesome month when it comes to YA, I can’t wait for The Forsaken and Perfect Escape!