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Book Review: Don’t You Wish by Roxanne St. Claire

7 Sep

Book cover for Don't You Wish by Roxanne St. ClaireTitle: Don’t You Wish

Author: Roxanne St. Claire

Genre: Contemporary YA

Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers

Release date: July 10, 2012

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Source: NetGalley

Summary: When plain and unpopular Annie Nutter gets zapped by one of her dad’s whacked-out inventions, she lands in a parallel universe where her life becomes picture-perfect. Now she’s Ayla Monroe, daughter of the same mother but a different father—and she’s the gorgeous, rich queen bee of her high school.  

In this universe, Ayla lives in glitzy Miami instead of dreary Pittsburgh and has beaucoup bucks, courtesy of her billionaire—if usually absent—father. Her friends hit the clubs, party backstage at concerts, and take risks that are exhilirating . . . and illegal. Here she’s got a date to lose her V-card with the hottest guy she’s ever seen.

But on the inside, Ayla is still Annie.

So when she’s offered the chance to leave the dream life and head home to Pittsburgh, will she take it?

The choice isn’t as simple as you think.

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