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A Little Friendly Advice

By Siobhan Vivian   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545758017 Paperback
256 Pages | 5.25" x 8" | Ages 12 & Up

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545477246 Ebook
256 Pages | Ages 12 & Up

Siobhan Vivian's sparkling YA debut gets a new look!

Ruby's turning sixteen . . . but the day doesn't turn out to be as sweet as it's supposed to be. Her long-lost father shows up, and Ruby doesn't want to have anything to do with him. Instead, she wants to hang out with her friends — loyal Beth, dangerous Katherine, and gossipy Maria.

They have plenty of advice for her — about boys, about her dad, about how she should look and what she should be feeling. But really, Ruby doesn't know what to think or feel. Especially when a new boy comes into the picture . . . and Ruby discovers some of her friends aren't as truthful as they say.

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Praise for A Little Friendly Advice:

“Populated with real characters who have authentic emotions, this debut novel manages to be at once uplifting and heartwrenching. Vivian is clearly an author to watch.” —Kirkus Reviews

“Vivian’s first novel deftly probes the often confusing intricacies of friendship.” —Publishers Weekly