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Fly on the wall : how one girl saw everything

Author: E Lockhart
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the Manhattan School of Art and Music, where everyone is unique and everyone is 'different', Gretchen Yee feels ordinary. It doesn't help that she's known as the girl who sits alone at lunch, drawing pictures of her favourite superhero, just so she won't have to talk to anyone. Her best (and only real) friend is there for her, but that's only if she's not busy -- she's always busy! It's no surprise that Gretchen  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E Lockhart
ISBN: 9780385902991 0385902999 9780385732819 0385732813 9780385732826 0385732821 9781471406041 1471406040
OCLC Number: 58536669
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 182 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: E. Lockhart.
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She can't seem to figure boys out!Gretchen has one wish: to be a fly on the wall in the boy's locker room.  Read more...

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E. Lockhart's book Fly on the Wall explores some controversial and challenging themes, this book is also an easy read with a lot of humour * My Book Corner *

 
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The World as Gretchen Sees It

by storyjon@yahoo.com (WorldCat user published 2006-10-05) Very Good Permalink
In E. Lockhart's FLY ON THE WALL, 16 year old Gretchen Yee doesn't feel like she belongs. In fact, she's feeling a bit like a Vermin, just one of the hundreds of ordinary students attending the Manhattan High School for the Arts. She doesn't play any sports. She loves to draw Spiderman, muscles and everything....
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Fly On The Wall

by ToNy_the_TiGeR367 (WorldCat user published 2008-07-01) Good Permalink

Gretchen Yee doesn't understand guys at all! She wants to know why they do the things they do, but she just ends up whinning about it.  After her parents tell her they are getting a divorce, she thinks her father is cheating on her mother and that is why he is moving to a one bedroom apartment. ...
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