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Reader reviewed by stephanie

Ruby is finally turning sixteen and all she wants is to overdose on ice cream cake, take tons of pictures with her Polaroid camera and hang out with her three friends. However, the day does not turn out as well as it should have been. The father who had ditched both her mom and her shows up at the door and the party quickly turns sour. She does not want to do anything with him and instead, leaves the house in a rush. With her three friends, Beth, Maria and Katherine, they give her advice on guys and how to dress. However, they also got a ton of things to say when Rubys father comes back. But Rubys not so sure what she should do and when an ultra cute boy comes in, she realizes that some of her friends are not as truthful as she would want them to be. So if you cant trust your friends, then who should you trust? As Ruby learns more about her fathers disappearance, she realizes that some things are made to be left unknown. Siobhan Vivian brings a delightful book into our hands and we learn what friendship really is about. This book at first started slow but quickly picks up and I was really engrossed in this book.
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