Viola in Reel Life

Viola in Reel Life

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When fourteen-year-old Viola is sent from her beloved Brooklyn to boarding school in Indiana for ninth grade, she overcomes her initial reservations as she makes friends with her roommates, goes on a real date, and uses the unsettling ghost she keeps seeing as the subject of a short film--her first.
Publisher: New York : HarperTeen, c2009.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780061451027
Branch Call Number: TRI
Characteristics: 282 p. ; 22 cm.


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Jun 23, 2019

From the moment I first "met" almost-fifteen-year-old Viola, I felt as though I were sitting in a big comfy chair, hearing about her unexpected friendships and first love (which she adorably kept me up to date on her romance scorecard; 3 kisses, one cookie, etc) at Perfect Academy. This is an inspirational book that people of all ages should love because it focuses on one thing; following your dreams and making them happen.

hania4987 Oct 18, 2013

A refreshing story about a young teenager who must find her way at her new school. In Viola's eyes, Prefect Academy is so far away from her idealized Brooklyn/Manhattan world she knows that Indiana will never live up to her expectations. On her first day with camera in hand, she meets her roommates and has an unexpected encounter that impacts her school year. This line sums up the story... "It's like PA is filled with girls who have most of what they need in this world, but somehow, there's something missing, and it's like we were sent here to find it."

Oct 06, 2012

Is there a next one?!?!?!
I love this book it was a great read.
Had me from page one!!!!!!!!!!!!

Jul 08, 2012

good book! great read

Jun 14, 2011

I'm thinking this might be one that Libby would enjoy. Kind of cute. Freshmen at a boarding school trying to figure out life away from home.

May 13, 2011

Awesome book! Can't wait to read the next in the series!

LocketLibrarian Mar 26, 2011

Fabulous tween/teen romance/chick lit. I love Viola and recommend this as a Sarah Dessen read-alike.

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Feb 03, 2016

white_horse_316 thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

Jul 08, 2012

envn thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

LocketLibrarian Mar 26, 2011

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