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For the next 12 years, Todd sold more fortune cookies than books. I like my tea unsweetened and my relationships well developed! All the while, Todd wrote songs and poems and lots of letters to his friends back home.

The film did this much better and gave it much more flavor. The movie is way better.

How I Created My Perfect Prom Date

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It’s not exactly “Hamlet” or “The Great Gatsby”, but it is a fun read, and I’m sure it holds the attention of many young readers. Dulcie convinces Brad that he is in love with her, so that she can pull a fast one on the popular crowd and become prom queen.

I’m sad I didn’t get to read the strasesr version. It was published injust let it be charmingly out-dated. But I can’t help but think that the movie was better.

Nicoles life is with the popular crowd and she does everything to stay popular. Yes it had better characters, a better story, just all around much, much better than the book. This book was actually humorous.


That there was forever before and forever after and we are some “spit on the sidewalk” somewhere during that time. They do have the attention span of a gnat. First of all, I read the Kindle version cdeated it was loaded with errors!

Aladdin Paperbacks- Juvenile Fiction – pages. Other than the character’s names and the basic “popular girl turns boy-next-door into a hottie” bit, the book and the movie are totally different. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Meanwhile, their parents fall in love. Willets Elementary school and then the Wheatley School for straeser high and high school. The chapters are extremely short pages, the action is steady, and daye can relate to the gravity of dating and identity.

How I Created My Perfect Prom Date Versus Drive Me Crazy | From Print to Screen

Nicole is committed to making the world a better place, but first she wants to get to her senior prom. He ends up molesting Nicole, his attention span moves faster than a three year old, and is just all around boring.

Bolita Vine, an overweight girl, has decided to drop the extra weight and change her image. Nicole is committed to making the world a better place, but first she wants to get to her senior prom.

She is cold, calculating, and always trying to find a way to snake in and manipulate others to her advantage. The movie was better. This site uses cookies.


How I Created My Perfect Prom Date by Todd Strasser

In the novel, the characters somehow lacked dimension and while unintentional, I think Strasser was a little heavy-handed in his attempt to moralize the past discussions of The Establishment in the context of the Vietnam War. I so love the movie and still think mj it was worth reading the book but it’s not really good.

Apr 17, Lizzy rated it liked it Shelves: She’s way more realistic than the movie portrays her. Like, an almost unfortunate amount. It was very close to the movie Drive Me Crazy starring Melissa Joan Hart but I actually preferred the movie which is always a surprise. It’s not a bad book, I just liked the movie more. Big ups for that. Oct 06, Lala rated it liked it Shelves: Account Options Sign in. You are commenting using your Twitter account. Then again, what did I expect from a page teen novel?

Nicole is insecure, always giving off the most random facts, is pretty dense in hw seeing what is right in front of her face, and is just a bland and boring character. Open Preview See a Problem? Other than that, the characters and plot were your basic high school kids.