7 Aug Summary: Five years ago, Miranda’s older, troublsome and wild sister Xanda died. Now, she lives in the shadow of the past and the secrets that. Read Tell Me a Secret by Holly Cupala by Holly Cupala by Holly Cupala for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. 17 Nov A few months ago, Kelly wrote an in-depth review of YA Fiction nominee Tell Me a Secret by Holly Cupala, a book she said far exceeded her.

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The storytelling in Tell Me a Secret was really nice, too.

Some friendships are lost while others are gained. Mandy cannot stop thinking about her Tell Me a Secret is a breathtaking debut novel.

The best par I dont know. She was a wild child and caused many family problems and fights. Sep 24, April rated it really liked it Shelves: At times i really hated this book and at other times i really liked it.

She finally te This was such a heart-wrenching story. Oh, and just so you know, I’m trying to be subtle and not give any spoilers hloly.

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Really enjoyed the main character’s journey both personally and within her family, and the forgiveness and hope discovered hllly both. Rand makes a series of bad choices including dumping her best friend for the new and ex Tell Me a Secret is the emotional and gut-wrenching story of teen pregnancy like you’ve never seen before. Anyways, I think that chpala could be a good book for teenagers to read and possibly even parents of pregnant teenagers.


I just felt so much from reading this novel. When secrets come out that changes everything she felt and knew Essence drew them as stick figures, acting out their secret sins on a stage and sending Xanda and me into snorts of laughter. Your email address will not be published. Sep 27, Cindy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Epic Reads young adult.

She must make a choice with tremendous consequences and finally face her sister’s demons and her own. Summer of Salt by Katrina Leno.

Thanks for telling us about the sceret. This was such a jolly story. Tell Me a Secret managed to be an issue book without becoming preachy. Year Year And I felt bad for Miranda’s dad.

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I’ve heard so many good things about it! Her mother is a judgmental bitch and her father is emotionally distant. I just have to thank Holly Cupala for such a wonderful secref that I will be thinking of for a long time to come. Scene of the Crime mystery fans.

Review: Tell Me a Secret by Holly Cupala

She has a way of tackling a really difficult situation in a heartbreaking yet hopeful way while still depicting it very realistically. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. I dreaded the moment I had to put the book hell because I had to work, or cook dinner, or go to bed. And her mother–my god, it makes me glad that my own mom is as great as she is.

Holly Cupala on Twitter Tweets By hollycupala. She wanted to dress like her, act like her, and to a certain extent be her. But if you want to read something that will make you think twice about it, about your own life and choices which you take for granted, this is book for you!


HarperCollins Children’s Books books for young readers. I think it could be a semi-accurate portrayal secrdt being pregnant while being a teen. It’s where the hope is. Because of its significance. Broken Things by Lauren Oliver. It was exactly the kind of book I needed.

You may unsubscribe from these email communications at any time. Sep 22, Kate rated it it was amazing Shelves: The links will take you to the Web site’s homepage.

I liked the second part of the book with Lexi.

It kept me enrapt: In the end, she eventually does have her own HEA, and seemed to come out of this whole mess stronger and wiser.

That being said, I didn’t really feel any connection from Miranda. Even though life seems perfect one minute, the next, she is up for a rude awakening. I didn’t expect it to be but it definitely was. Needless to say, I was surprised by the contents of this book.

The loss of her sister Xanda leads her to make some very stupid choices. Thanks for the great review! Miranda basically has no one to help her through her pregnancy until she meets a new friend at work. I am happy that she keeps Lexi with her and doesn’t give her away q certainly will be a trial for her.