The Real Me

The Real Me

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by Betty Miles
     
 

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Barbara Fisher just wants to be ordinary. She certainly doesn't want to be called a nut. But what's going on? Every time she tries to do something interesting, like sign up for tennis class or take over her brother's paper route, it turns out to be for boys only. So she has to speak up. And that, in this first-ever feminist novel for young readers, turns out to mean

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Barbara Fisher just wants to be ordinary. She certainly doesn't want to be called a nut. But what's going on? Every time she tries to do something interesting, like sign up for tennis class or take over her brother's paper route, it turns out to be for boys only. So she has to speak up. And that, in this first-ever feminist novel for young readers, turns out to mean trouble in The Real Me.

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ISBN-13:
9780380003471
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/1978
Pages:
124
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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The Real Me 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I read this book as a child and loved it - the characters are engaging and thoroughly believable. I am so glad it's back in print! I highly recommend this book (and it's a big hand-sell for me at the bookstore I work at!)