By Scott Westerfeld
Each person will get to be stick insect stunning. What should be flawed with that? Tally is set to show 16, and she or he cannot wait. no longer for her license -- for turning lovely. In Tally's international, your 16th birthday brings an operation that turns you from a repellent gruesome right into a stunningly appealing lovely and catapults you right into a high-tech paradise the place your purely task is to have a very nice time. in precisely a couple of weeks Tally should be there. yet Tally's new good friend Shay is not definite she desires to be beautiful. She'd relatively hazard existence at the outdoors. whilst Shay runs away, Tally learns a few complete new aspect of the beautiful international -- and it is not very beautiful. The professionals provide Tally the worst selection she will be able to think: locate her pal and switch her in, or by no means flip lovely in any respect. the alternative Tally makes alterations her global ceaselessly.
By Anna Humphrey
Goodman's presents & Stationery shop February 14 Cashier: Elyse three bins of heart-shaped chocolate . . . $12.00 Chocolate is the single advantage of this nauseating vacation. four bins of sweet hearts . . . $5.00 Ever considering that my ex cheated on me, i have sworn off love. Too undesirable my new neighbor Patrick did not get the memo. 1 Valentine's Day card . . . $4.50 i am not . even if, he's lovely lovable. And candy. And humorous. 1 making a song Cupid doll (promotional merchandise) . . . $0.00 silly Cupid! element your arrows at another individual. . . . Subtotal . . . $21.50 it will be a classy Valentine's Day.