Jessica V. Barnett
Freak Camp: Posts From a Previously Normal Girl (Vol. 1)
January 23, 2019 Comments.. 113
Freak Camp: Posts From a Previously Normal Girl (Vol. 1) Jessica V. Barnett Thirteen year old Celeste Jardine has one priority for the summer to identify her source earth, air, water, or fire Only then can she register for one of the four public source schools and avoid being sent to Fluidity, the local private school for unidentified teens Things explode the last day of school when Celeste learns that her perfect best friend, May, is going aThirteen year old Celeste Jardine has one priority for the summer to identify her source earth, air, water, or fire Only then can she register for one of the four public source schools and avoid being sent to Fluidity, the local private school for unidentified teens Things explode the last day of school when Celeste learns that her perfect best friend, May, is going away to earth camp for eight weeks To add insult to injury, Celeste s mom has decided to send her to summer camp at the very place she has been trying so hard to avoid Fluidity Celeste resolves to try anything under the sun or on the Internet to get into source school in the fall But, after rekindling a friendship with her estranged neighbor, Rainie, Celeste must confront startling new truths about who she is, who she loves, and where she wants to be when fall classes start.. Freak Camp Posts From a Previously Normal Girl Vol Thirteen year old Celeste Jardine has one priority for the summer to identify her source earth air water or fire Only then can she register for one of the four public source schools and avoid being
  • Title: Freak Camp: Posts From a Previously Normal Girl (Vol. 1)
  • Author: Jessica V. Barnett
  • ISBN: 9780692028520
  • Page: 187
  • Format: Paperback
  • Freak Camp: Posts From a Previously Normal Girl (Vol. 1) Jessica V. Barnett

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    1. Dana says:

      It s been a while since I ve read a novel with such a young protagonist but I could not put this down This book was so great and such a fun ride The moral lessons were beautiful without being preachy and I felt that the MC was very realistic.The paranormal aspect was a cool invention, I only wish that there was of it I found the idea of everyone having one of four abilities Earth, Air, Fire, Water so intriguing and I just would have liked to have those details expanded There was also a good amo [...]

    2. Sarah says:

      I loved this book Never mind that I am not a tween girl, don t have two moms and don t have any particularly interesting powers the book still spoke to me as it will to anyone who, at 13 or so, wondered where they would fit in the world It s a sweet story, well told, with an interesting premise and a thoroughly endearing protagonist I highly, highly recommend it for young and not so young or even plain old adults.

    3. Amanda says:

      I won this book in a giveaway I didn t hate it, but I didn t really enjoy it either This book is a sweet story of a young teenager s growth in self knowledge and empathy over the course of a summer The book tries very hard to say a lot of very deep things about a lot of very complicated topics LGBT issues, bullying, racism, and a host of other difficult elements of life for young teens Sadly, I think that the actual story got very lost in trying to fit in all those issues and that it didn t deal [...]

    4. Dominique "Eerie" Sobieska says:

      A great novella for educational identity and simple, approachable life lessons This short novella captivated me Being an adult, I enjoyed reading the story of a young teenager in search for her place in the world A creative, alternative reality to ours, with a side of wisdom The characters are down to earth, with morals that one can associate with I like how the main character grows through out this short novella There was a lot of diversity, even though it felt a bit stereotypical But yet the s [...]

    5. DeliriumsFrogs says:

      Read this after my 13 year old daughter read it and instantly named it, her favourite book I m so very, very glad that a book like this is out there, and equally glad that it s on our bookshelf at home.

    6. Wendy says:

      Freak Camp is an ingeniously crafted story by Jessica V Barnett which I won through Giveaways and begins when thirteen Celeste Jardine can t register for the fall term in one of the town of Darwin s four high schools because she hasn t found her source yet Usually people grow into their source earth, air, water or fire between ten and eleven years of age, but at thirteen Celeste is an exception and is even frustrated when her best friend May enrols in an earth camp for eight weeks What Celeste [...]

    7. Courte says:

      I was fortunate enough to receive this book as part of the First Reads program This is not your average coming of age story about a girl trying to find her place in life Barnett has a way of using fantasy but making it seem real The characters are excellently portrayed, leaving readers feeling connected with them This book would be a great addition to any school library Well done Ms Barnett, this is a great first novel I hope there are to come

    8. Sue Reardon says:

      I read early drafts of this book written by my friend Jessica Barnett and liked it then But the final version is really great The book covers so many topics that teens deal with and the characters were very relatable I was so glad that Celeste had supportive family and friends to help her in her journey So proud of you Jess

    9. Rebecca McNutt says:

      This book is incredible, a coming of age story set in an alternate world where your educational identity depends on whichever element you correspond with It was really creative and original, one of the best self published books I ve read in a long time

    10. Ashley Marie says:

      I just got this book in the mail on Saturday However, I really enjoyed reading this book I haven t read a book like this since I was in school read the Uglies series I fell in love with Match, I loved how it ended Thank you so much for this incredible book

    11. Elisa Rolle says:

      2014 Rainbow Awards Honorable Mention 5 from at least 1 judge

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