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Testimony from Your Perfect Girl

By Amanda Nojadera, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 16+

Slow coming-of-age tale has lots of swearing, sex, drinking.

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Kaui Hart Hemmings doesn't shy away from edgy topics or teen angst in this dramatic yet slow-paced coming-of-age tale. Readers might find it difficult at first to sympathize with Annie, who comes across as rude, spoiled, and naive for the majority of Testimony from Your Perfect Girl, until she learns the truth about her so-called perfect life. Although the family secrets and plot twists are predictable, teens will see the importance of being yourself as Annie starts to define her own values and realizes that money can't buy happiness.

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