Review by jslynn18337
June, 27 2013
Pros: Well-written, good depth to the characters
Cons: Some sexual violence, frequently depressing
Review by angiedav
December, 30 2008
Pros: This book is so much like real life.
Cons: The struggles with REAL life from a females point of view.
Review by smac49
July, 07 2008
Pros: Shows how some young people deal with trauma by turning to food and anger.
Cons: Often sad
Review by diddo819
June, 30 2008
Pros: very ineresting
Review by bratvillatoro
March, 17 2008
Pros: every last word of the book
Cons: not a single thing
Review by lyoness913
February, 03 2008
Pros: This is a fantastic, memorable book.
Cons: Some might find it depressing
Review by briansbaby
March, 20 2007
Pros: well written, wonderful story, very believable, not some silly, sappy chic book
Cons: It is not a great "feel good" book, but it definitely has an uplifting end
Review by njchicaa
July, 30 2006
Pros: strong, intelligent, and witty main character, fast-paced story
Cons: the ending was a big too simple for my taste, lots of pity parties
Review by trethora
February, 22 2003
Pros: Author uses creativity to destroy this girl's life and build it up from scratch.
Cons: Had to take breaks, tends to be depressing. Ending is a little unsatisfying.
Review by jl1978
December, 17 2002
Pros: A story that keeps pushing forward.
Cons: A few pages were bogged down by whining.
Review by tiffy0380
May, 23 2002
Pros: The Main character is so realistic
Cons: Dysfunctionalism at its best......err, worst.
Review by ksplayin
February, 28 2002
Pros: Very well written, moves quickly
Cons: Depressing topics, will illicit tears
Review by lblacque
August, 01 2001
Pros: Instantly engages the reader
Cons: What cons?
Review by thinkerlady
July, 30 2001
Pros: Powerful story, emotionally gripping,
Cons: A little wordy, sometimes hard to stay focused while reading
Review by luvrdaisy
July, 05 2001
Pros: Lamb keeps his story moving
Cons: "Waaahhhhhhh, waahhh, waaaah"
Review by jkowalsk
June, 30 2001
Pros: A Great Book
Review by ryguy1126
June, 20 2001
Pros: Pretty good book, interesting
Cons: Boring at times
Review by monroe6126
June, 12 2001
Pros: Lamb's writing makes Dolores seem like a friend or family member, very well written.
Cons: none for me!
Review by breakfast21
May, 31 2001
Pros: True to life, not everyone has a "sunshine" kind of life.
Cons: The fish have died!
Review by kal711
May, 28 2001
Pros: lesbian sex
Cons: everything else
Review by Ash01e
May, 14 2001
Pros: beautifully written, makes one appreciate life and what one has
Cons: warning: you will need many tissues