Seventeen-year-old Molly Montgomery never planned on becoming famous. Molly’s band, The Hormones, was just supposed to be about mucking around with. Manning’s first novel may be predictable, but Molly Montgomery’s compelling voice will pull in readers as she chronicles her quick rise to pop. This first novel may be predictable, but Molly Montgomery’s compelling voice will pull in readers as she chronicles her quick rise to pop star fame with her British.

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This book is ridiculous, it will give tweens the wrong impression of the music business, and this entire book is laced with inappropriate mishaps. Not to mention how bland the writing is. Guitar Girl even proceeded to bring tears to my eyes on occassion.


But first the fireflies need rescuing Most of all I love how Manning narrated the rock star world. In Guitar Girl, Sarra Manning explores the harsher and more realistic side of nanning a teenage rock star through her main character, Molly Montgomery. Fame never comes for free, and Molly’s about to find out what it costs. Her manager controls her, and Molly grows strong enough to control her new life.

Girls who want to be rock stars should read this book because it’s awesome. Molly’s band, The Hormones, was just ssrra to be about mucking around with her best mates, Jane and Tara, and having fun.

manniing Sarra lives in North London with her devoted dog, Dino, the mongrel she saved from an untimely death. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? She spent five years working on the now sadly defunct UK teen mag, J17, first as a writer and then as Entertainment Editor. That is, until her three magical objects disappear!


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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. It was sad, I’ll admit, but practical.

The timeline is probably fairly unrealistic with I read this book somewhere around the age of and I think it was just the book I needed then, I fell headlong in love with it. If that’s the voice of our generation, then our generation is royally screwed. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Guitar Girl Sarra Manning. There’s a fairy laptop, a magic apple and gil twinkly folder inside this book. Molly is living her dream, and she’s never felt lonelier in her life.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Its pretty much about a girl who starts a band in London [by the way it may take you a little while to get that this story is set in London]. Soon The Hormones are front-page news, and their debut album is rocketing up the charts.

Guitar Girl follows the rise and fall of ‘The Hormones’ a band formed by Molly and her two friends in a desperate attempt to be noticed by their fellow peers. And yes, I truly hated the ending. I dont cry for anything, not books, movies or funerals. For a variation on the same theme, investigate Rachel Cohn’s Pop Princess. The secondary characters are also very well drawn when you have a strong narrator, the secondary characters can run the risk of becoming cardboard cutouts.


Fame never comes for free, and Molly’s about to find out what it costs.

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Read reviews that mention guitar girl sarra manning rock n roll sex drugs start a band jane and tara hello kitty music business drugs and rock loved this book saw this book fell in love friends jane read this book started reading molly montgomery like the hello book but awesome dean and molly book was really. So there’s my awkward bad memory review. This book is mainly for teenagers, I can say that now, even though it is in the young adult section anyways. But despite the challenges, she learns a lot about friendship, and most of all the power of music.

It was a pretty short read and I kept reading because Manning is pretty awesome most of the time. Dean you are guitra worst asshole any girl could ever fall for and I want to slap you again and again. After their first ‘official’ gig, they are approached by Dean and T, who offer to join the band and help them succeed. Pretty Things is her second title for Penguin and she’s currently working on her next book, Let’s Get Lost.

The main charater Molly is the guitarist and singer.