ANN HERRICK Books for Kids & Teens

 The Perfect Guy

ISBN 0553-27927-0

When 15-year-old Rebecca's mother marries Pres's father, Rebecca is thrilled that she'll be living in the same house with the guy of her dreams.  She thinks it's just a matter of time before Pres sees her as more than just a kid sister.  However, not everything goes according to Rebecca's plan, and she learns to face some surprising truths about herself, her friends and her new family.

" is delightful to trace the twists and turns of the plot. ...The author maintains a fast pace and brings off natural-sounding dialogue; overall, this novel is good entertainment."
--Publishers Weekly

"...close attention to plot and character development have produced a believable story punctuated by humorously realistic characters."
--The Register-Guard, Eugene, Oregon

"YAs will enjoy this story"
--KLIATT (Young Adult paperback book Guide)

"Recommended" -- Booklist


 International Reading Association/Children's Book Council "Children's Choice" winner

American Library Association "Recommended Book for Reluctant Readers"