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really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  24 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Fiery, young naturist, Paige, wins a karaoke contest on holiday, and together with her new singing partner they enlist the help of upper-class Jack to form a group and record their first album. However, Paige's insistence that the Bare Necessities remain true to her naturist ideals causes friction with her band mates, their venues, their struggling agent, a Christian press ...more
Kindle Edition, 306 pages
Published January 23rd 2013
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Beatrice Saar
Feb 08, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Very enjoyable. Nice twists and loved the book.
David Ellery
Sep 16, 2018 rated it liked it
Briskly enjoyable, but the near-constant strong - sometimes very strong - language got a bit much, as did core character Paige. Though she does have her moments, most of the time I found her quite aggravating; crass, bullying and relentlessly single-minded, with little to no regard for the feelings of others, as well as never really facing proper consequences for her behaviour (just the nude singing; she gets clean away with most everything else) or evolving much at all, for me she veers dangero ...more
Patti
Feb 04, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I liked the book very much, though I think it would have been better with some of the language toned down. Yes, we know that many people, particularly younger people, do talk this way, & after 24 years in the Army, it isn't anything terribly shocking to me; but it detracts from the storyline & gets monotonous.

There were some typos & grammatical errors (at least from an American English standpoint), though not massive amounts — maybe a couple dozen throughout the book.

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Bill Anderson
Jan 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Excellent book

This book joins the exclusive group of books that I read cover-to-cover with a minimal number of breaks. It is a very British book. At first, this made it hard to become involved with the story. It didn't take long before the story engulfed my interest and the British jargon no longer mattered.. A definite good read for nudism / naturism.
Phil Wills
May 26, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Well written and realistic. characters are all spot on for the story especially aunt Lucinda. on the whole a thoroughly enjoyable read.
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