Geena can’t wait to spend summer vacation at the Triple Shot Betty coffee shop with her best friend, Amber, and her cousin, Hero. But Amber and Hero hate. references. Read Common Sense Media’s Confessions of a Triple Shot Betty review, age rating, and parents guide. Jody Gehrman ยท Friendship; Save. In first novelist Gehrman’s inventive retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, the setting is Sonoma, Calif., where Geena looks.

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Jody Gehrman is a Betty of all trades.

John plays every girl he can though. Some mundane things happened and were treated mundanely, and some kind of crazy, gut-wrenching things josy and were in turn addressed as such. I really liked the main character but I was astounded and grossed out by how wild their lives were. Geena is such a feminist, but not in a bad scary gehrma. Much Ado About Nothing is a decent play I recall enjoying the film version with Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson, which tried to made the central issue, that a young woman has been falsely accused of compromising her virtue, gasp, relatable to modern audiences.

This was a very good book. I still love it! Confessions of a Triple Shot Betty was a highly entertaining read that I recommend to jory. I was certainly not disappointed. Apr 11, Mary-Megan rated it liked it. What parents need to know Parents need to know trile drinking, casual sex, and drug use are presented as common teen behaviors; in two cases, parents give teens glasses of wine.

Eventually all the girls that John has hurt, they get tired of it so they set a plan to get back at him and it works. Bad-girl Amber hides a good secret. Read if you want!


Confessions of a Triple Shot Betty by Jody Gehrman

But it was humorous, though not laugh out loud funny, and I found both the romantic and the will-they-all-become-friends? It’s so great when you can put yourself fo the story and relate to what’s going on. Hero goes home, and Geena hooked up with Ben and they became serious. Reluctant readers will be attracted to the hot-pink cover and “hot guy” plotline, but more competent readers will enjoy the novel as well.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It’s going to be a summer of total girly togetherness – complete with lounging berty the pool, giggling about boys and toenail painting.

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Triple Shot Bettys 1. I should start by explaining what’s happening from the beginning to end. The title should be at least 4 characters long.

Get it, get it, get it. A kiss is still romantic.

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I couldn’t have been more wrong. Hero, understandably, is not about to back down after being stereotyped and insulted. About these links Common Sense Jjody, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase. Onto the next book!

Amber and Geena work together at one of those drive-up coffee shops, and Geena hopes they will become a trio of besties when her cousin Hero comes t Wow, teen fiction has come a long way since the days of Sweet Valley High! So, while it gave me a good laugh, it still lacked the layers and subtly to be an ideal contemporary. Families can talk about whether there is a double standard for boys’ and girls’ reputations. She lives in Potter Valley, California. If you have ever been scorned by a guy and then he slandered you, this book of delicious revenge is for you.


Customers who viewed this item also viewed. But this retelling is just too charmless to be worth continuing.

Confessions of a Triple Shot Betty (Triple Shot Bettys) by Jody Gehrman

Hero paused in her sobbing to look at me quizzically. Triple Shot Bettys in Love. They went to the party first, and when they jodu, John introduces himself to Hero. Get to Know Us. That Inevitable Victorian Thing. She envisions grinding out espressos and supersize iced mochas during the day and spending sleepover nights painting toenails and confessing secrets. Or anything a normal person can relate to for that matter.

Who wouldn’t be cringing and laughing at the thought of your denied crush having the misfortune of smelling your jdy fumes, because the place you work at is too small to house a single bathroom?

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. This book followed a nice progression of events which made the reading flow. Each character is completely there own and think of things from different points of view.

I realize some of them had rough, unhappy home lives I really liked the main character but I was astounded and grossed out by how wild their lives were.