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52 Days of 52 Reasons to Love Jessica Brody and Her Books

Welcome to the 52 Days of 52 Reasons to Love Jessica Brody and Her Books Tour!

Today I have just 1 of the reasons to love Jessica Brody!  For 51 other reasons, visit Lauren’s Crammed Bookshelf (August 14th), In Bed With Books (August 16th), and Hopelessly Devoted Bibliophile (August 17th) and stay tuned for more!

So why should you love Jessica Brody?

After college, Jessica worked for MGM studios in acquisitions and business development.


How cool is that?? Maybe that experience in the movie buisness is why Jessica's book trailers are so awesome! Plus, her books are hilarious. So even more reasons to love her and her books!


About the book: Being America’s favorite heiress is a dirty job, but someone’s gotta do it.
Lexington Larrabee has never to work a day in her life. After all, she’s the heiress to the multi-billion-dollar Larrabee Media empire. And heiresses are not supposed to work. But then again, they’re not supposed to crash brand new Mercedes convertibles into convenience stores on Sunset Blvd either.

Which is why, on Lexi’s eighteenth birthday, her ever-absent, tycoon father decides to take a more proactive approach to her wayward life. Every week for the next year, she will have to take on a different low-wage job if she ever wants to receive her beloved trust fund. But if there’s anything worse than working as a maid, a dishwasher, and a fast-food restaurant employee, it’s dealing with Luke, the arrogant, albeit moderately attractive, college intern her father has assigned to keep tabs on her.

In a hilarious “comedy of heiress” about family, forgiveness, good intentions, and best of all, second chances, Lexi learns that love can be unconditional, money can be immaterial, and, regardless of age, everyone needs a little saving. And although she might have 52 reasons to hate her father, she only needs one reason to love him.



Want to win a Jessica Brody Novel Prize Pack? One lucky winner will receive 52 Reasons to Hate My Father, My Life Undecided, and The Karma Club!
-Ages 13+
-One Entry Per Person
-Ends August 22 midnight CT





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Hello! My name is Sarah and I am a Youth Services Manager who works with kids, tweens and teens. I love being asked about great books to read! I started my blog in 2008 as a way to keep track of what I've been reading and to use a reference tool for reader's advisory and it's grown into much more than I could have ever anticipated. In addition to book reviews, I also enjoy posting audiobook reviews, booklists and my adventures in being a librarian. 2017 Library Journal Mover and Shaker Committees: 2021 Newbery Committee 2018 Odyssey Committee 2016 Caldecott Award 2013 Michael L. Printz Committee- Fabulous Films Committee I have also served on the Cybils, Missouri State Library Association Readers Selection Lists, and as an Audies judge. Presentations :  I have offered various presentations at local, state and national libraries and conferences. Topics have included:  What's New in Children's & Teen Literature Engaging Teens in Reader's Advisory Gee