From the award-winning author of realistic teen fiction comes Starlet’s Man, a stand-alone novel for readers interested in celebrity life that can be read before Starlet’s Web or after Starlet’s Light.
Lights. Cameras. Lies. Teen Santa Monica GETS DRAMATIC.
High school student athlete, Manny Biro, is caught between the boy he should be and the man he wants to become. Searching for meaning beyond acting like a Latino Player, Manny kisses and then disses too many girls. Not thinking he could ever be equal to the girl he has always wanted, actress Marie Michael, he simply seeks a nice girl to take to prom. But the Hollywood culture clashes with his humble spirit. Finally, he and Marie date. But can their young love survive Hollywood within his moral contradictions?
2015 Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards, Silver Medalist for Young Adult Fiction – Social Issues
“Starlet’s Man offers a realistic, behind-the-scenes alternative for teens and young adults interested in the celebrity lifestyle.” – 5 Stars ForeWord Reviews