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The Resource My Life with the Walter Boys, Ali Novak, (overdrive ebook)

My Life with the Walter Boys, Ali Novak, (overdrive ebook)

Label
My Life with the Walter Boys
Title
My Life with the Walter Boys
Statement of responsibility
Ali Novak
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jackie Howard does not like surprises. Chaos is the enemy! The best way to get her successful, busy parents to notice her is to be perfect. The perfect look, the perfect grades--the perfect daughter. And then... Surprise #1 Jackie's family dies in a freak car accident. Surprise #2 Jackie has to move cross-country to live with the Walters--her new guardians. Surprise #3 The Walters have twelve sons. (Well, eleven, but Parker acts like a boy anyway) Jackie is now surrounded by the enemy. Loud, dirty, annoying boys--who have no concept of personal space. Okay, several of the oldest guys are flat-out gorgeous. But still annoying. She's not stuck-up or boring--no matter what they say. But proving it is another matter. How can she fit in and move on when she needs to keep her parents' memory alive by livig up to the promise of perfect?
Title
My life with the Walter boys
Creator
Summary
Devastated when her parents are killed in a car accident, sixteen-year old Jackie moves from New York City to Colorado to live with her mother's best friend, who has twelve children, including two boys who start to show an interest in Jackie that goes beyond brotherly
Subject
Genre
Story line
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10318621
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adolescent
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Ali Novak
Label
My Life with the Walter Boys
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=9B25F10E-4FD7-4709-A9C4-DD84337F550B
Publication
Copyright
Overdrive ID
9b25f10e-4fd7-4709-a9c4-dd84337f550b
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Short Desc
<p>From a fresh new voice on the contemporary YA scene, My Life with the Walter Boys centers on the prim, proper, and always perfect Jackie Howard. When her world is turned upside down by tragedy, Jackie must learn to cut loose and be part of a family again. </p><p> Jackie does not like surprises. Chaos is the enemy! The best way to get her successful, busy parents to notice her is to be perfect. The perfect look, the perfect grades-the perfect daughter. And then...</p><p> Surprise #1: Jackie's family dies in a freak car accident.</p><p> Surprise #2: Jackie has to move cross-country to live with the Walters-her new guardians.</p><p> Surprise #3: The Walters have twelve sons. (Well, eleven, but Parker acts like a boy anyway)</p><p> Now Jackie must trade in her Type A personality and New York City apartment for a Colorado ranch and all the wild Walter boys who come with it. Jackie is surrounded by the enemy-loud, dirty, annoying boys who have no concept of personal space. Okay,...
Description
<p>From a fresh new voice on the contemporary YA scene, My Life with the Walter Boys centers on the prim, proper, and always perfect Jackie Howard. When her world is turned upside down by tragedy, Jackie must learn to cut loose and be part of a family again. </p><p> Jackie does not like surprises. Chaos is the enemy! The best way to get her successful, busy parents to notice her is to be perfect. The perfect look, the perfect grades-the perfect daughter. And then...</p><p> Surprise #1: Jackie's family dies in a freak car accident.</p><p> Surprise #2: Jackie has to move cross-country to live with the Walters-her new guardians.</p><p> Surprise #3: The Walters have twelve sons. (Well, eleven, but Parker acts like a boy anyway)</p><p> Now Jackie must trade in her Type A personality and New York City apartment for a Colorado ranch and all the wild Walter boys who come with it. Jackie is surrounded by the enemy-loud, dirty, annoying boys who have no concept of personal space. Okay, several of the oldest guys are flat-out gorgeous. But still annoying. She's not stuck-up or boring-no matter what they say. But proving it is another matter. How can she fit in and move on when she needs to keep her parents' memory alive by living up to the promise of perfect?</p><p> Ali Novak wrote My Life with the Walter Boys when she was just 15 years old. First a hit on the online community Wattpad, this debut novel has already been read over 33 million times and is loved by readers around the world.</p>
Sample
https://samples.overdrive.com/my-life-with-9b25f1?.epub-sample.overdrive.com
Popularity
1284
Rating
4.4
Media Type
eBook
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Prologue; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Acknowledgments; A Special Thanks To...; About the Author; About Wattpad; Back Cover
Control code
ocm868958663
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/crossRefId
1545878
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/ikey
9781402297878
Isbn
9781402297885
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePartial
True
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)868958663

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