By Donna Gephart
Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln . . . at one element, all of them ran for president. And so is Vanessa Rothrock’s mother!
as though being 12 3/4 isn’t undesirable sufficient, Vanessa Rothrock’s mom is operating for president and it’s ruining her lifestyles. Isn’t it adequate that her huge, immense ft journey her up for all time, even on degree in the course of the tuition spelling bee? Isn’t it adequate that Reginald Trumball, love of Vanessa’s pathetic existence, learn her own and personal checklist of deficiencies to a few boy she doesn’t even understand? And that the Boob Fairy hasn’t visited her even once?! Doesn’t mother notice that Vanessa wishes her greater than the remainder of the rustic? extra importantly, doesn’t she discover that she should be in grave possibility? Vanessa's receiving threatening notes at school–notes that suggest a few psycho has it out for her mom on the Democratic nationwide conference. Vanessa should be the single one who can shop her. yet does she have the braveness to do what that requires?
This hilarious debut novel a couple of woman who will get thrust into the crusade path can have you guffawing out loud and thanking your fortunate stars that your mother by no means made up our minds to go into a countrywide election.
“Gephart keeps the humor while the stakes upward push. . . . An clever examine primaries, caucuses and nominating conventions.” –Publishers Weekly
“Readers know about the political technique and motivations of people that paintings during this milieu.” –SLJ
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As If Being 12 3/4 Isn't Bad Enough, My Mother Is Running for President! by Donna Gephart