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The luxe
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Published:
New York : HarperTeen, 2007.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
433 pages ; 22 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 15
Lexile measure:
990L
Status:
Apollo Middle - Teen Fiction
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Cane Ridge High - Teen Fiction
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MLK Jr. Magnet - Teen Fiction
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Description

The Luxe is the first book in the New York Times bestselling Luxe series by Anna Godbersen.

In a world of luxury and deception, where appearance matters above everything and breaking the social code means running the risk of being ostracized forever, five teenagers lead dangerously scandalous lives. This thrilling trip to the age of innocence is anything but innocent.

Pretty girls in pretty dresses, partying until dawn. Irresistible boys with mischievous smiles and dangerous intentions. White lies, dark secrets, and scandalous hook-ups. This is Manhattan, 1899.

Beautiful sisters Elizabeth and Diana Holland rule Manhattan's social scene. Or so it appears. When the girls discover their status among New York City's elite is far from secure, suddenly everyone--from the backstabbing socialite Penelope Hayes to the debonair bachelor Henry Schoonmaker to the spiteful maid Lina Broud--threatens Elizabeth's and Diana's golden future.

With the fate of the Hollands resting on her shoulders, Elizabeth must choose between family duty and true love. But when her carriage overturns near the East River, the girl whose glittering life lit up the city's gossip pages is swallowed by the rough current. As all of New York grieves, some begin to wonder whether life at the top proved too much for this ethereal beauty, or if, perhaps, someone wanted to see Manhattan's most celebrated daughter disappear...

"Mystery, romance, jealous, betrayal, humor, and gorgeous, historically accurate details. I couldn't put The Luxe down!" --Cecily von Ziegesar, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Gossip Girl series

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061345685 (pbk.), 0061345687 (pbk.), 9780061345661 (trade bdg.), 0061345660 (trade bdg.), 9780061345678 (lib. bdg.), 0061345679 (lib. bdg.)
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.8, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
990

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In Manhattan in 1899, five teens of different social classes lead dangerously scandalous lives, despite the strict rules of society and the best-laid plans of parents and others.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Godbersen, A. (2007). The luxe. New York: HarperTeen.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Godbersen, Anna. 2007. The Luxe. New York: HarperTeen.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Godbersen, Anna, The Luxe. New York: HarperTeen, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Godbersen, Anna. The Luxe. New York: HarperTeen, 2007. 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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