Don't Vote for Me
Veronica rules the school.
David's starting a revolution.
It's class president election time, and no one is surprised when Veronica Pritchard-Pratt is the only name on the list. She's the most popular girl in school, a social giant who rules the campaign every single year. David, for one, is sick of the tyranny-which he says. Out loud. When Veronica hears about this, she is...more
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This was a cute, if slightly simple story line. Da ...more
When I started this book about sixth-grader David, I thought, "Why are there so many stories about the trials of the geeky, marginalized kids and none (or few) about the populars?" But it was well-written and interesting, so I continued reading. And the most popular, powerful girl in grade six is not just a main character, she becomes a sympathetic character with plenty of problems of her own. There are also secondary characters who are not necessarily sympathetic, but who deserve some ...more
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I have read quite a handful of children's books but I can say this was definitely one of the greatest. It discusses aspects of life that are not commonly told in depth in other children's book, such as poverty and gangs.
This book was hilarious and I did find myself laughing out loud in many chapters. I would recommend this book to anyone because you don't have to be a certain age to enjoy this book.
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I think is good as an easy read for someone just entering middle school or middle school age, but nothing that I see as memorable or a soon to be favorite book.
I would absolutely recommend this to anyone looking for a fun, not-too-long, read!