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Grades 9 - 12Grades 3 - 5n/a4.4105103
From bestselling Printz award-winning author Libba Bray, the story of a plane of beauty contestants that crashes on a desert island.

FORMAT: 10 CDs, Unabridged
NARRATOR: TBA

Teen beauty queens. A "Lost"-like island. Mysteries and dangers. No access to e-mail. And the spirit of fierce, feral competition that lives underground in girls, a savage brutality that can only be revealed by a journey into the heart of non-exfoliated darkness. Oh, the horror, the horror! Only funnier. With evening gowns. And a body count.
Paperback, 400 pages
Published on June 1, 2012 by Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN-10: 0439895987
ISBN-13: 9780439895989
3 Book Reviews
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  • borntoswim
    borntoswimSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 1:39 pm
    From the description, Beauty Queens, looked like a fun book but after reading the first chapter I didn't like it at all. The way it was written, I didn't like, and the plot could have been better. I only read to like the fourth chapter and got really tired and bored of it. It is worth a try if you want to read it, but be warned it is disapointing.
    • allecat33
      allecat33Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2:21 pm33 starsFeatured
      I thought that this would be a funny book when I saw the cover that talked about beauty queens stranded in a plane crash on a desert island. It was not as superficial as I thought though, there were lots of informative and empowering parts about feminism and stuff. I would recommend this to any of my friends who are juniors or seniors in high school.
      • mad4tennis
        mad4tennisSunday, November 13, 2011 at 4:24 pm
        I didn't like this book, I couldn't even get through have of it. It wasn't gripping, plus the author wrote all these weird contexts, like old stars and TV shows,