Private : a novel
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Published:
New York : Simon Pulse, 2006.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st Simon Pulse ed.
Physical Desc:
227 pages ; 21 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 7
Status:
Antioch High - Teen Fiction
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Litton Middle - Teen Fiction
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MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction
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Description
Tradition, Honor, Excellence...and secrets so dark they're almost invisible Fifteen-year-old Reed Brennan wins a scholarship to Easton Academy -- the golden ticket away from her pill-popping mother and run-of-the-mill suburban life. But when she arrives on the beautiful, tradition-steeped campus of Easton, everyone is just a bit more sophisticated, a bit more gorgeous, and a lot wealthier than she ever thought possible. Reed realizes that even though she has been accepted to Easton, Easton has not accepted her. She feels like she's on the outside, looking in. Until she meets the Billings Girls. They are the most beautiful, intelligent, and intensely confident girls on campus. And they know it. They hold all the power in a world where power is fleeting but means everything. Reed vows to do whatever it takes to be accepted into their inner circle. Reed uses every part of herself -- the good, the bad, the beautiful -- to get closer to the Billings Girls. She quickly discovers that inside their secret parties and mountains of attitude, hanging in their designer clothing-packed closets the Billings Girls have skeletons. And they'll do anything to keep their secrets private.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
1416918736 (pbk.), 9781416918738 (pbk.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.6, 7 Points

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When fifteen-year-old Reed Brennan wins a scholarship to Easton Academy, she quickly discovers that the Billings Girls are the most beautiful, intelligent, and powerful group on campus, so Reed tries to become a member. But when she arrives on the beautiful, tradition-steeped campus of Easton, everyone is just a bit more sophisticated, a bit more gorgeous, and a lot wealthier than she ever thought possible. Reed realizes that even though she as been accepted to Easton, Easton has not accepted her she feels like she's on the outside, looking in.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brian, K. (2006). Private: a novel. 1st Simon Pulse ed. New York: Simon Pulse.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brian, Kate, 1974-. 2006. Private: A Novel. New York: Simon Pulse.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brian, Kate, 1974-, Private: A Novel. New York: Simon Pulse, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brian, Kate. Private: A Novel. 1st Simon Pulse ed. New York: Simon Pulse, 2006. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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