Boy Proof. by Cecil Castellucci. A girl who calls herself Egg, wears a homemade cloak to school everyday, and obsesses over sci-fi movies. Debut author Castellucci gives voice to a memorable teenage narrator, Victoria Jurgen, living in Hollywood. A senior at Melrose Prep, she has. “Boy Proof,” written by author, Cecil Castellucci, is a novel that tells the story of Victoria “Egg” Jurgen and her journey of self-discovery and acceptance. In the first.
|Published (Last):||3 May 2016|
|PDF File Size:||7.79 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||5.12 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
View the Study Pack.
He’s older, well-traveled, and “different. View Full Version of PW.
Boy Proof Summary & Study Guide
Conjoined Twins and the Future of Normal. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.
Please review your cart. She has perfect grades, and Max can top them. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It was so interesting to think of how this book differed from an book for adults about a teenager. Sep 18, Judy rated it really liked it Shelves: Egg refers to herself as a cinephile.
I’ll be reading this one for the rest of my life, I think. The only thing she likes about him at all is his t-shirt that has the name of one of her favorite comic books on it. Garden variety plot about a disenfranchised lonely girl who doesn’t like anyone or much of anything until she wakes up and makes herself happy.
If you enjoy books by Laurie Halse Anderson, this would be a book for you. I read it in about a day. This book was a struggle to get through, but once it got to the last 50 pages or so, Victoria become somewhat redeemable and I guess you could say she developed into something more. There was great character development overall and I understood how the dynamics of all the characters worked. What happens when an bj cinephile meets up with the worldly new guy at school — a quick-witted catellucci who’s savvy enough to see through her sci-fi disguise?
You know how she feels. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Especially compared to the 19 year old classmate who missed a year.
It seems like that happens a lot in fiction these days. Read more from the Study Guide.
Read reviews that mention boy proof terminal earth science fiction high school main character max carter movie terminal shaved head favorite movie victoria jurgen cecil castellucci coming of age new boy girl named meets max victoria but egg even though novel is great favorite character movie character. While the reading level or storyline may have been a bit young for me, I do recommend it as a short YA novel.
And, you think this “painful” realization of castelluxci the world works makes you interesting. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
We’ll publish oby on our site once we’ve reviewed them.
Boy Proof Summary & Study Guide
Yes, there was too much of myself here skipping a grade, graduating early, the loneliness of high school, the excruciating torture of first crushes, an obsession with worthy heroines of science-fiction.
One of my favourite books of all time. Cscil book is on a shelf of books with asexual characters but from the synopsis it sounds like she byo isn’t interested in dating until the right boy comes along? Dressed in her long white cloak, with a shaved head and drawn-in eyebrows, she doesn’t talk to people and doesn’t want people to talk to her.
I got that she was different by being into Sci-fi and a bit nerdy and book smart.
Refresh and try again. He is as smart as Egg, possibly smarter, but he is a chick magnet.
Her real name is Victoria Jurgen, but she’s renamed herself after the kick-ass heroine of her favorite sci-fi movie, Terminal Earth.