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GingerSnaps by Cathy Cassidy – review | Children’s books | The Guardian
I was born in in Coventry scarily ancient, I know. Meg has gone to cassudy in Scotland, and has been replaced by weird Sam Taylor. I suppose this book struck a chord with me because I read it early on in secondary school myself, and was desperate to shake off the prim-and-proper, goody-two-shoes reputation that had earned me the love of many teachers and fewer classmates in primary school.
Her efforts weren’t wasted – Ginger earned herself some suitably ‘cool’ friends – especially Shannon – and found herself, for once, high on the social ladder.
I’ve found my real friends and we’re all so alike we’re meant to be friends: When Emily is put in a position just like Ginger used to be in everything Ginger had gotten so used to comes crashing down. Jul 17, Amaarah Mirza rated it it was amazing.
March Learn how and when to remove this template message. A lovely book that i would recommend to any teenage girls Cassidy creates not only characters that are extremely relatable, but also ones that stay with the reader.
Shannon gets rejected by Mr Hunter and then becomes upset. She’s swapped puppy fat and pigtails for make-up and hair straighteners and never looked back – until now. Even the saxophone-playing boy in the trilby hat can’t help – he’s part of the problem Then the book forwards to when she’s 12, popular and confident, having lost weight, found makeup, and hair-straighteners, and with a best friend, Shannon.
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Through the summer before Middle school Ginger loses weight, gains style, and makes herself as different from her younger self as possible. Ginger is shocked and Sam gets hurt and leaves. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Feb 19, Connie rated it really liked it Shelves: But as the girls move into new schools, Chelsie Martin is just a horrid memory that Ginger keeps cassid away.
When Ginger goes to high school, she decides to re-invent herself: I though this was a great book with a plot you could relate to. Sympathique, mais je ne suis vraiment plus du tout la cible de ce genre de lecture!
That is, if you can handle the subject matter! Mr Hunter, their English teacher who everyone likes but Sam, and Shannon has a crush on announces that they ccathy make a school magazine S’cool. It follows the story of the rather unfortunately named Ginger who, in primary school, was for want of a better word a nobody.
Mar 29, Bonnie rated it really liked it. Even though my taste in books have changed drastically since then, I feel as though I can still read this book all over again and enjoy it almost as much as I did when I was ten years old. But, when I did finally psyche myself up to reading her books, I found them to be every bit as good as I had found Jacqueline Wilson’s – they even had the hitherto unseen element of romance to them.
Since she was younger Ginger was bullied for her size, name and hair but that all changes when Ginger move up to Middle school. She became overweight as a result – which only made matters worse. Cassia Brown- Ginger’s older sister. Ginger is such a sweet character who has been the victim of bullying for most of gnigersnaps childhood and so when she starts high school she sets about reinventing herself.
Soon a fight starts up when the student photographer, Jas Kapoor, starts taking pictures of the party part of his idea for the next issue of the magazine, “The truth behind teen parties” and he takes a picture of Andy Collins drinking and smoking with Shannon on his leg and also a picture of Ginger and Sam about to kiss under the staircase.
Throughout primary school she was teased by Chelsie and her friends about her name and also for being overweight. Apr 19, Ceri rated it liked it Shelves: I could relate to Ginger’s past, which was interesting. I wholeheartedly award five stars to this, Cathy Cassidy’s best novel, and highly recommend it to anyone who’s ever felt out of place, felt they needed to be someone else, gngersnaps just gingersnaaps a good read a la Jacqueline Wilson.
Afterwards, Shannon gets a new ‘friend’ Nisha Choudhury, which in Ginger’s words, is ‘an experiment, like Emily, and me. She see’s another girl being ignored and decides to try to help her but then discovers her best friend seems to prefer the new friend and she is hovering on the brink again.
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Her parents are called in too. To casxidy other readers questions about Ginger Snapsplease sign up. View all 5 comments. I love my family, I love living in the middle of nowhere and I love my work. Was there blue lemonade somewhere in this novel?
Are Gone are the days when Ginger was an outsider, always on the fringes of friendship. Are this so-called ‘cool’ crowd really as nice as they seem? Mar 30, Bethany rated it really liked it Shelves: This was my favourite book during my childhood.
Cependant, Shannon le prend tout de suite en grippe. Refresh and try again. Ginger was a typical teenage heroine, she was kind and funny and this book was her way to finding herself and coming of Source: