Getting The Girl

Getting The Girl

A Guide To Private Investigation, Surveillance, And Cookery

eBook - 2009
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Sunglasses. Check. Binoculars. Check. Notepad. Check. Mom's pink bike. Check. Check? Meet Sherman Mack. Short. Nerdy. Amateur P. I. and prepared to do anything for Dini Trioli. Nobody knows who began it or when it became a tradition, but every girl at Harewood Tech fears being D-listed, a ritual that wipes her off the social map forever. When Sherman believes Dini is in danger of being D-listed, he snatches up his surveillance gear and launches a full-scale investigation to uncover who is responsible. Could it be the captain of the lacrosse team? The hottest girls in school, the Trophy Wives? Or maybe their boyfriends? One thing is for sure: Sherman Mack is on the case. And he's not giving up. Part comedy, part mystery, and with all of Juby's trademark tongue-in-cheek humor, Getting the Girl takes on one of the cruelest aspects of high school: how easy it is for an entire school to turn on someone, and how hard it can be to be the only one willing to fight back.
Publisher: Made available through hoopla
[United States]:, Harper Collins Publishers ,, 2009
ISBN: 9780061958397
0061958395
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
text file, rda
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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andreareads
Oct 21, 2015

There's humour here, but also some sharp insights into teen social dynamics.

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Readtoenjoy
Jul 16, 2014

It was an entertaining book. I like how the main character, Sherman, helps the defiled girls even at the point where his own reputation is at risk. Recommend to people who wants to have a good and easy read in a short period of time!

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ice250apple
Jun 10, 2012

I got this book for Christmas and I didn't know if it was a good book or not and do you know what I love so much I read it like 6 times already I think it very well written :D

CR7FB5 Jan 25, 2012

One of the funniest boy perspective books I ever read, I enjoyed reading it a lot.

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mogie
Sep 12, 2011

I really REALLY enjoyed this book, and I'm a grown women. I laughed out loud while reading it. A wonderfully quick read. Another hit from Susan Juby.

scarydirectorwoman May 04, 2010

This was such a good book! I actually read it twice and laughed out loud both times!!! It was truly HILARIOUSLY AWESOME. Sherman is the best!

Chocomon Apr 26, 2010

This book was hilarious!!! I was so excited to start reading it and it really brought up my spirits. Sherman is sooo cute. (: I recommend this to anyone...

Lolixz Apr 22, 2010

Funny, entertaining and it kept me staying with Sherman all the way through!

marikha Apr 16, 2010

it was okay...

Urmi Apr 16, 2010

book was good but not the best!

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Dec 20, 2009

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Dec 20, 2009

Sexual Content: This title contains Sexual Content.

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andreareads
Oct 21, 2015

A piece of hair had fallen away from his comb-over. Fred isn’t very old, but he only has about eight strands of hair left on the top of his head. He does a lot with them, though.

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