Thursday, March 10, 2011
79 -- My Misadventures As a Teenage Rock Star
My Misadventures As a Teenage Rock Star -- Joyce Raskin
Fourteen year old Alex wants to be more grown up. Her list of things to accomplish this are to:
1. Long blond hair
2. Hip, trendy clothes
3. Tall, thin body
4. Nice boobs
5. A good name
6. A boyfriend
7. Nice lips
8. Lots of friends
9. Look like you're having fun all the time
When these things don't magically appear, Alex must find another route. Her brother teaches her how to play the bass. She joins their band, meets people, has a boyfriend, and becomes cool.
Written by former rocker Joyce Raskin, the book includes tips on playing the bass, writing lyrics, and guitar terms.
Read from NetGalley. This book will be published on June 13, 2011.