The Queen of Kentucky

Whitaker, Alecia

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Queen of Kentucky
Fourteen-year-old Ricki Jo, a Kentucky farm girl, learns that popularity is not all she hoped it would be when the huge changes she makes in her personality and style seem to do more to drive away old friends than to win new ones.

Publisher: New York : Poppy/Little, Brown, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0316125067
Branch Call Number: FIC W
Characteristics: 375 p. ; 22 cm.


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Mar 29, 2015
  • oliviac13 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

A good and captivating book. Funny and keeps your interest. V cute

Aug 17, 2012
  • _hollister_ rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

agree with ellawind, predictable

Jul 13, 2012
  • hewaslost rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This is my favorite book! I really hope there is a sequel!

Jul 12, 2012
  • Ellawind rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A cute, though rather predictable story. I liked it as a fun beach read, and it was actually a little deeper than the girl-wants-to-be-popular-then-decides-that's-a-bad-idea than I thought it would be.

Jun 26, 2012
  • debs4 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book was so cute I loved the ending


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Jul 10, 2014

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Aug 31, 2013
  • violet_dog_2938 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

This book is about a girl named Ricki Jo but when High school starts she wants to be called Ericka. She also wants to be popular and be friends with the popular group. Her friend Luke, doesn't think that she should be friends with them. throughout the story little incidents happens and piece by piece she realizes that she doesn't have to be popular to have friends. Ricki Jo even goes to the school dance with the hottest boy in school David Wolfenbaker, known as Wolf. Ricki Jo thought that she would get her first kiss, she thought she was going to become popular and near the end of the book the true person who she really loves is Luke from next door.


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