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Deenie

Judy Blume

Deenie

by Judy Blume

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Published by Dell Publishing Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scoliosis -- Juvenile fiction

  • About the Edition

    A thirteen-year-old girl seemingly destined for a modeling career finds she has a deformation of the spine called scoliosis

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Judy Blume.
    GenreJuvenile fiction
    SeriesLaurel-leaf library
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22812449M

      When I finally read Deenie, a year or so into my regimen, the book made me angry. The main character is a beautiful seventh grader whose mother is . Deenie by Judy Blume and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Buy Deenie by Judy Blume online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 17 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $   Deenie's world is rocked when a doctor diagnoses her with scoliosis, explaining Deenie's lifelong struggle with posture. Deenie attempts to handle her back brace with grace and dignity, investing in the ultimate payoff of a corrected spine. Blume's warmhearted novel sheds light on tween insecurity, puberty, and the desire to fit in.

    This Judy Blume book was not on my radar as a tween/teen so it was interesting reading it as an adult. Deenie is a young girl with aspirations to be a model. These aspirations are fueled by her mother, who refers to Deenie as the pretty one and Deenie's sister Helen as the brain/5(11). Deenie | Scoliosis twists Deenie's plans for seventh grade in this classic Judy Blume novel with a fresh new look. Deenie's mother wants her to be a model, with her face on magazine covers--maybe even in the movies--but Deenie wants to spend Saturdays with her friends Janet and Midge, tracking Harvey Grabowsky, the captain of the football team, around Woolworth': Atheneum Books for Young Readers.


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Scoliosis twists Deenie’s plans for seventh grade in this classic Judy Blume novel with a fresh new look.

Deenie’s mother wants her to be a model, with her face on magazine covers—maybe even in the movies—but Deenie wants to spend Saturdays Deenie book her friends Janet and Midge, tracking Harvey Grabowsky, the captain of the football team, around Woolworth’s/5().

Deenie would be an invaluable book for someone that age having to struggle with the diagnosis of scoliosis and wearing that life-changing brace for four years - it's inspirational, it feels real, and it's encouraging/5.

Judy Blume, one of America’s most popular authors, is the recipient of the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. She is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of beloved books for /5().

Scoliosis twists Deenie’s plans for seventh grade in this classic Judy Blume novel with a fresh new look. Deenie’s mother wants her to be a model, with her face on magazine covers—maybe even in the movies—but Deenie wants to spend Saturdays with her friends Janet and Midge, tracking Harvey Grabowsky, the captain of the football team, around Woolworth’ Edition: Reprint.

Scoliosis twists Deenie s plans for seventh grade in this classic Judy Blume s mother wants her to be a model, with her face on magazine covers maybe even in the movies but Deenie wants to spend Saturdays with her friends Janet and Midge, tracking Harvey Grabowsky, the captain of the football team, around Woolworth's.

The book Deenie is about a thirteen year old girl who was thinking about becoming a model when she learns that she, beautiful Deenie has scoliosis.

Judy Blume so accuratly described the feelings and emotions of Deenie that it 5/5(5). The first edition Deenie book the novel was published inand was written by Judy Blume. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this young adult, fiction story are Deenie, Buddy Brader. The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. Deenie: Book Summary The story centers on a 13 year old girl named Wilmadeene Fenner or Deenie who is always being taking to modeling agencies by her mother Thelma who wants her to be a model and also wants Deenie’s sixteen year old sister, Helen, to be a doctor.

She states that “Deenie is the beauty, Helen is the brains!”. 'Deenie' by Judy Blume Is a Book To Remember Forever, and Here's Why Believe it or not, Judy Blume's Deenie was published in — a true throwback novel. But I — and I assume most.

The basic idea for the book came from that meeting. Everything else about the family is fiction. I set the book in the town where I grew up—Elizabeth, New Jersey—and sent Deenie and her friends to my junior high school.

I think of the story as one about parental expectations. Deenie is a pretty inspiring book. Deenie grew up in a world where her mother and everyone else gives her high expectations, she was expected to become a great model.

However, everything changes when the doctor announces that Deenie has scoliosis, to fix her spine and prevent further dangers, she has to wear a brace/5(23). It was a book I read over and over, at home and on the bus. My copy was taped together and I knew I needed a new copy.

I still love this book. I always wish we could have got a sequel and seen what happened to deenie in the future. Deenie is a beautiful young girl whose mother wants her to be a model/5().

Deenie’s mother says: Deenie’s the beauty, Helen’s the brain. What happens when a parent pigeon-holes her children that way. What happens when a parent pigeon-holes her children that way. Since I wrote the book new ways of treating scoliosis have been developed, though some patients still wear the Milwaukee Brace.

Like John Neufeld (see Freddy's Book, KR, p. J), Judy Blume seems to be growing impatient with fictional considerations and more preoccupied with her bibliotherapeutic themes — which is not to deny that this could hit a responsive nerve with her body-centered early adolescent readers. At the beginning Deenie is an ordinary seventh grader preoccupied with making the Author: Judy Blume.

Without going into details this is a 'coming of age' book about a teenage girl who discovers herself (literally) and fits around the story of Deenie needing a brace and her mother's pushiness at wanting her to become a model/5(). When Deenie finds out that she has scoliosis, she’s scared.

When she sees the brace for the first time, she wants to the words won’t come out. And Deenie, beautiful Deenie, who everyone says should be a model, is stuck wearing a brace from her neck to her hips.

For four years—or longer. She never worried about how she looked before—how will she /5(15). "Deenie's the beauty and Helen's the brain."' Mrs Fenner has very fixed ambitions for her daughters.

Deenie is thirteen years old and gorgeous. Her mother wants her to be a model – but Deenie's not so sure. So when she's diagnosed with scoliosis – curvature of the spine – Deenie's almost : Judy Blume. Lanie and Deenie is the first book in the three part Mama Lucy Series.

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Deenie book review I did joy reading this book the characters were very interested and they really draw you into the story. I did dislike the story because of some very awkward moments Judy Blume mentioned. I gave the book and overall of three stars because the reading was absolutely excellent but the story was just ok.

Deenie - Ebook written by Judy Blume. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Deenie/5(32).DEENIE was a book that affected me deeply -- so deeply that I didn't want to be tested for scoliosis in middle school.

In fact, I didn't tell my parents the reason why, but I cried so hard the night before the exam that they ended up not signing the permission form.When Deenie finds out that she has scoliosis, she’s scared. When she sees the brace for the first time, she wants to scream.

But the words won’t come out. And Deenie, beautiful Deenie, who everyone says should be a model, is stuck wearing a brace from her neck to her hips. For four years—or longer. She never worried about how she looked before—how will she ever .