Klepto

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Penguin, 14.02.2008 - 288 Seiten
Julie Braverman is the coolest person Julie Prodsky has ever met. During their freshman year (1981–1982) at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City, the previously unexplored world of flirting, freedom, and fashion is revealed to Julie P. through the eyes of her new best friend. Learning the secret to Julie B.’s collection of Fiorucci jeans—shoplifting — only makes Julie P. admire her more. Before long Julie P. has her own closet full of stolen clothing, and a new boyfriend. Then Julie P.’s conscience catches up with her. She wants to stop shoplifting, but Julie B. doesn’t.Without stealing, can this friendship survive?
 

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KLEPTO

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In this outstanding first novel, two 14-year old girls become best friends by forming a common bond: shoplifting. The two girls, both named Julie, haunt New York's boutiques and department stores ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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A Month Before
Wasnt She Cross with You on Account of Your Fighting?
How Could One Girl Have So Much?
She Tinks Shés the Queen of England
Miss Silk Skirt
From Intermediate to Advanced
I Did It Alone
I Absolutely Loved Rhinestones
Thank God I Was Seeking Professional Help
I Will Not Get a Thing
Only a Misdemeanor or Something
Trying to Sound Normal
Can You Get into Flattery?
I Wasnt Scared of Spider Plants Anymore
The Ides of March
Im Only Going to

This Is What Everyones Raving About?
Everyone Was Off Losing Their Virginity
If You Lie in Life You Lie Onstage
Maybe Something Was Wrong with
Shoplifting Is Not a Game
Alone in the Tennis
Boys Will Come and
Two Julies
Urheberrecht

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Über den Autor (2008)

Jenny Pollack grew up in New York City and graduated from the High School of Performing Arts and Barnard College. Back in the 80's she got from Fiorucci, Macy's, Sak's, Bloomingdale's, Betsey Johnson, Patricia Fields, Reminiscence, Aca Joe, Parachute and who knows where else. She hasn't gotten anything since then. She is still best friends with her best friend. Jenny lives in Brooklyn with her husband Rob and son Charlie and their two cats, Mike and Harry. Klepto is her first novel.

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