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The Beauty Queen

3.25  ·  Rating Details  ·  12 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
After winning two beauty contests, Kit decides to try her luck at being an actress.
126 pages
Published March 1977 by Dell (first published January 1st 1974)
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HeavyReader
Jan 20, 2012 HeavyReader rated it liked it
Shelves: young-adult
Just remembered this book because the name "Kit Carson" came up and I remembered I had read a book where the main character was a girl named "Kit Carson." I remembered she was in a beauty pageant, so I typed in "beauty queen," and there was the book. How did I remember that? Why didn't I remember it before. (As soon as I saw the cover, I knew this was the book I was thinking about.)

I don't remember much more about this book, but I do remember I enjoyed reading.
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Oct 27, 2009 Leslie added it
I found a list of books I read during the summer when I was about 14. This was one of them. I don't remember anything about it, but I read it.
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Susan Beth Pfeffer was born in New York City in 1948. She grew up in the city and its nearby suburbs and spent summers in the Catskill Mountains. When she was six her father wrote and published a book on constitutional law, and Pfeffer decided that she, too, wanted to be a writer. That year she wrote her first story, about the love between an Oreo cookie and a pair of scissors. However, it wasn't ...more
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