Welcome to Living in a Bookworld, which basically is a blog full of what else but books. Here, you can find and read reviews about books from the young adult, fiction and not, and sometimes the adult section. Also, every month is going to be dedicated to an author or two. You will be able to see the new books that come out every week as well. Let the book journey begin!
Garcia, star of The Coven, would rather spend her days sketching dresses.
Instead, she works to support her family and dreams of one day becoming a
fashion designer. After Teen Vogue declares Dulce, “The Hottest Teen in
America,” she is stunned by how amazing she looks in their photo.
sixteen, Dulce feels the pressure to stay youthful in Hollywood. When Dulce’s
prop Book of Shadows gets destroyed, she substitutes her favorite Victorian
Anthology, opened to Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray, and says her spell
during the shoot over the anthology. Afterwards, in her trailer, she discovers
that she has transformed into her Teen Vogue picture, and her real body is
completely airbrushed. Can she break the curse or will she remain locked
forever in a picture? Finalist—Young Adult Category of the 2011 RWA Stiletto Contest! Finalist—Young Adult Category of the 2011 RWA Launching A Star Contest! Finalist—Young Adult Category of the 2011 RWA Heart of the Rockies Contest!
About the Author
Alana Albertson is the former President of both Romance
Writers of Americas’s Young Adult and Chick Lit chapters and the founder of
Academe Advantage, a college admissions & test preparation company. Alana
Albertson holds a Masters of Education from Harvard University and a Bachelor
of Arts in English from Stanford University. A recovering professional ballroom
dancer, Alana currently writes contemporary romance and young adult fiction.
She lives in San Diego, California, with her husband, two young sons, and four
dogs. When she’s not spending her time needlepointing, dancing, or saving dogs
from high kill shelters through Pugs N Roses, the rescue she founded, she can
be found watching episodes of House Hunters, Homeland, or Dallas Cowboys
Cheerleaders: Making the Team.