Last Cut

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Pub Date 12 Sep 2012 | Archive Date 01 Jun 2013
James Lorimer & Company, Lorimer Children & Teens

Description

Caitlin Myers's greatest ambition is to be a star, and she can outshine anyone at her school. But then Lianne comes to town and starts to give Caitlin a run for her money, even getting top billing in the school play. So when Caitlin's offered a bit role as the bikini girl in a low-budget slasher flick, she ignores the warning bells (and her parents), lies about her age, and takes the part. It's not long before Caitlin finds herself out of her element when it comes to bossy directors and experienced film crews. Her only way out is to fess up about her age, but if she does, she'll have to come clean to her parents, her friends, and her boyfriend about the things she's done.

Caitlin Myers's greatest ambition is to be a star, and she can outshine anyone at her school. But then Lianne comes to town and starts to give Caitlin a run for her money, even getting top billing in...


A Note From the Publisher

US publication: April 2013 CA publication: Sept. 2012

US publication: April 2013 CA publication: Sept. 2012


Advance Praise

"an intimate glimpse into the dangerous and damaging problems into which naive hubris can lead one."

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"A short but gritty story finds a teen stymied by her relentless pursuit of her dream... [Handman's] characterizations ring true, adding even more punch to this alluring character study and morality tale... punchy and highly effective"

- Kirkus Reviews

"an intimate glimpse into the dangerous and damaging problems into which naive hubris can lead one."

-- Resource Links

"A short but gritty story finds a teen stymied by her relentless pursuit of her...


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Edgy, real-world fiction for reluctant teen readers, ages 13+

Edgy, real-world fiction for reluctant teen readers, ages 13+


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