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Dancing to the Music in My Head: Memoirs of the People's Idol

2.17 of 5 stars 2.17  ·  rating details  ·  6 ratings  ·  3 reviews

Sanjaya Malakar, the most popular contestant on Season Six of American Idol, gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at his meteoric rise to fame on one of the most-watched shows on television.

Despite finishing in seventh position, Sanjaya Malakar was the most talked about contestant on the sixth season of the television phenomenon American Idol. Best known for his flamboya
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published January 20th 2009 by Gallery Books (first published 2009)
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Am I seriously the first person on Goodreads to write a review for this? Now I feel a little ridiculous. But, before you mock me, can I just say I didn't intend to read it, but it was disturbingly addictive and two hours later, I was done with the whole thing.

It's like reading essays written by high schoolers or maybe college freshmen. The sheer amount of immaturity combined with thinking they're the coolest, most intelligent, fascinating person in the entire world makes for awesome reading.

Kaeleigh Forsyth
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thank you kate manolopoulos for getting me this book.
Impulse library shelf check-out! It's hard to believe this book has a co-writer. It's so poorly written but I don't think it's just because Sanjaya is an inexperienced (and young) writer. I'm assuming this book is geared towards the tweens or teens that were infatuated with Sanjaya on American Idol, which means it is absolutely boring for an adult to read. Readers expecting any juicy gossip about Sanjaya's own life, fellow Idol contestants, the "Big Three" Idol judges, or anything else behind th ...more
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