Beauty Queens (Hardcover)

Author: Bray, Libba

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

From bestselling, Printz Award-winning author Bray comes the story of a plane of beauty pageant contestants that crashes on a desert island.


Publisher Scholastic
Mfg Part# 9780439895972
SKU 218176129
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0439895979
Release Date 5/24/2011
"Weird, wonderful and just perfect." (starred review)
"This inventive satire mocks celebrity culture while celebrating the resilience of teen girls...The humor is both dark and madcap, including footnote asides and commercial scripts that keep the laughs coming."
From the Publisher
Annotation Bestelling author Libba Bray mocks the culture of reality television, addresses notions of girlhood and beauty, and delves into the heady brew of gender, race, and identity, while at the same time managing to create a darkly humorous and suspenseful young adult novel. When a planeload of beauty queens crashes on a deserted tropical island, they must find a way to survive. But does survival include getting ready for an upcoming competition and finding a way to stay perfectly groomed? And is the island really uninhabited? Comparisons to THE LORD OF THE FLIES, television's LOST, and the classic GILLIGAN'S ISLAND are apt, but with a serious dose of feminism and sass. Libba Bray is the author of GOING BOVINE, which won the 2010 Printz Award.
Product Attributes
eBooks Kobo
Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 12
Number of Pages 0396
Publisher Scholastic Press

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping
$11.94 + $3.35 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns

Usually Ships within 24 hours
Add to Cart
Books2AnywhereUS $15.76 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock
New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Synergy Data Inc $26.60 + $3.00 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
$11.94 + $3.35 shipping
$18.99 You save $7.05 (37%)
Earn 12 ($0.12) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: Hardcover
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships within 24 hours
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:
For Books, Music, Movies & TV place over $40 (before tax and shipping charges) of eligible products in your shopping basket. Not valid with marketplace products, other restrictions apply.
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back Sitewide with Promo Code REWARDME at Checkout - Ends 8/31/15 *See page for details
Buy From Other Sellers (3)
  • Take your library with you wherever you go
  • Use the device you want to use… smartphone, desktop and many of today’s most popular eReaders


We love the Kobo eReading service… and we know you will too. We’ve partnered with them to bring you the most flexible, enjoyable eReading experience in the U.S.


You’ll be asked to sign in or create a new account with Kobo. Once you do, you’ll immediately get access to millions of titles and be ready to start eReading. Anytime. Anyplace.

continue to kobo