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Life in a Fishbowl

Autor: Vlahos, Len

Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$17.99
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Life in a Fishbowl :

Fifteen-year-old Jackie Stone is a prisoner in her own house. Everything she says and does 24/7 is being taped and broadcast to every television in America. Why? Because her dad is dying of a brain tumor and he has auctioned his life on eBay to the highest bidder: a ruthless TV reality show executive at ATN.

Gone is her mom's attention and cooking and parent-teacher conferences. Gone is her sister's trust ever since she's been dazzled by the cameras and new-found infamy. Gone is her privacy. Gone is the whole family's dignity as ATN twists their words and makes a public mockery of their lives on Life and Death. But most of all, Jackie fears that one day very soon her father will just be . . . gone. Armed only with her ingenuity and the power of the internet, Jackie is determined to end the show and reclaim all of their lives, even in death.

Told through multiple points of view--including her dad's tumor--acclaimed author Len Vlahos deftly explores what it really means to live in this brilliantly written tragicomedy.


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ISBN 13:9781681190358
ISBN 10:1681190354
Formato:Tapa Dura
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:328
Tamaño:8.56" l x 5.77" w x 1.13" h
Edades: 12+
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