The Ruling Class by Francine Pascal
  

The Ruling Class

Written by Francine Pascal
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Synopsis

The Ruling Class by Francine Pascal

In the posh suburban Dallas high school of Highland Park, the beautiful and perfect Jeanette Sue is queen. The Ruling Class, her clique of spectacularly cruel girls, runs the school. Brutally. And no one questions them. Certainly not the little suck-up Myrna Fry, whose only aim in life is to be part of the Ruling Class, no matter what or who gets trashed. It's a nightmare school caught in the grips of terror until the arrival of the totally undesir-able, absolutely unfashionable, and -- way worse -- poor Twyla Gay Stark. And then, of course, there is the tall and gorgeous hunk, Ryder McQuaid, Jeanette Sue's property. Or so Jeanette Sue thinks.With uncanny insight and unforgettable characters Francine Pascal has created a searing, up-close look into the power games and class struggles within a seemingly friendly clique in a suburban high school. The Ruling Class is a magnetic tour de force created by a master storyteller at the top of her form.

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Paula Danziger This is a brave, smart book. Any of us who have ever been bullied or taunted or even made to feel uncomfortable by very mean, cliquey, powerful girls will identify with it.

About the Author

Francine Pascal is the international best-selling author of SWEET VALLEY HIGH. She currently has sold over 260 million books. Gaia Moore is her new, complex character, bursting on to our streets.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
208 pages
Interest Age: From 14 years

Author

Francine Pascal
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Publisher

Simon Pulse an imprint of Simon & Schuster

Publication date

1st August 2010

ISBN

9781442414235


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