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The Girls' Book: How to Be the Best at Everything

 
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Here's everything a girl should know about such things as blowing the biggest bubblegum bubble, making a friendship bracelet, how to win a staring contest, and so much more. There are fun talents, like how to make a coin vanish. And there are funny talents: "How to Act Like a Celebrity." And serious accomplishments, like how to best study for tests.

I have to admit I'm a total sucker for this kind of a book--and, although I SHOULD give my copy to a young friend, I am sorely tempted to keep it! Meanwhile, in case of an invasion by aliens, I know how to survive . . .
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Terry Miller Shannon Reviewed by Terry Miller Shannon December 03, 2007
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From the Funny to the Practical--and All Points Between

Here's everything a girl should know about such things as blowing the biggest bubblegum bubble, making a friendship bracelet, how to win a staring contest, and so much more. There are fun talents, like how to make a coin vanish. And there are funny talents: "How to Act Like a Celebrity." And serious accomplishments, like how to best study for tests.

I have to admit I'm a total sucker for this kind of a book--and, although I SHOULD give my copy to a young friend, I am sorely tempted to keep it! Meanwhile, in case of an invasion by aliens, I know how to survive . . .

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