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by Louise Rennison

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Title:On the Bright Side, I'm Now the Girlfriend of a Sex God: Further Confessions of Georgia Nicolson
Authors:Louise Rennison
Info:HarperTeen (2002), Paperback, 272 pages
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It's OK, I'm Wearing Really Big Knickers by Louise Rennison (2000)

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Good YA book. ( )
  alwelker | Jan 25, 2016 |
Good YA book. ( )
  alwelker | Jan 25, 2016 |
Georgia is insane, as is her mum and her (wild)cat Angus. Libby, her baby sister, is a trip and I have to say she's very patient and tolerant for an older sister. But I guess she'd have to be with her dad in Kiwi-a-gogo and her mum in the clouds.

This books is just a good laugh. The stories are great and Georgia's antics are too much. I can't wait to see what she gets up to later on in the series.

This is a great read for any age. ( )
  PriPri77 | Jan 15, 2016 |
Fabbity fab fab. Georgia is just a hoot. ( )
  daatwood | Nov 21, 2013 |
I read the first two books in this series consecutively and briefly said what I thought of them in the comments on "Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging: Confessions of Georgia Nicolson" (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson Book 1), if someone would like to know. ( )
  Yona | May 2, 2013 |
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T o my dear family: Mutti, Vati, Sophie, Libbs, Hons, Eduardo Delfonso Delgardo, John S, Apee. Francesbirginia and especially Kimbo. Thanks you all for not killing me yet. Also dedicater to my mates: Salty Dog, Jools, Jedbox, Badger, Elton, Jimjams, Jenks, Phil, Bobbins, Lozzer, the Mogul, Fanny, Dear GeH. MSH, Porky, Morgan, Alan D, Liz G, Tony G, Psychic Sus, Roge the Doge and Babarra D and the Ace Crew from school, Kim and Cock of the north xxxxxx. An especial thank you to John, the Pope. Where would I have been without your wise advice - "Stop making such a fuss and just get on with it, you silly girl!"? Heartfelt thanks and sympathy to Brenda, Jude, Emma and all the very fab people at Piccadilly. And of caurse to Gillon and Clare - HURRAH!!
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sunday july 16th

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Staring out of my bedroom window at other people having a nice life.
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Fourteen-year-old Georgia Nicolson is back in British author Louise Rennison's irreverent, laugh-out-loud sequel to the Michael L. Printz Honor Book Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snogging. Written in diary form, these truly hilarious books chronicle the often minute-by-minute, very dramatic, and significant flip-flops of a teenager's psyche.

7:18 p.m.
My eyes are all swollen up like mice eyes from crying. Even my nose is swollen. It's not small at the best of times, but now it looks like I've got three cheeks. Marvelous. Thank you, God.

9:00 p.m.
I'll never get over this.

9:10 p.m.
Time goes very slowly when you're suicidal.

What tragedy has her so distraught? Her parents have told her she's moving to New Zealand just when she's managed to snog (kiss--look it up in the glossary) the SG (Sex God, a.k.a Robbie). This is of course not the only source of drama in Georgia's eventful life. Her half Scottish wildcat, Angus, who is the size of a small Labrador, herds the poodles next door and terrorizes the neighborhood. Her little sister, Libby, who is slightly mad, stores her "pooey knickers" and her scuba-diving Barbie doll in Georgia's bed. Her mother (from whom she inherited her orangutan eyebrow gene and possibly her "gigantic basoomas") is clearly inhabiting Earth solely to make her life miserable, and even her best friend Jas is "half girl, half turnip."

Despite the fact that she's spared from going to "Kiwi-a-gogo land," things don't get much better for Georgia. She's suspended for a childish prank right before her dad returns from New Zealand, she falls in love with the SG who dumps her for being too young, and Dave, the "red-herring" boyfriend she's using to make the SG jealous calls her a "heartless whatsit." And, she continues, "the spot on my bum is probably a boil. I wonder what Buddha would do now?" Rennison's comedic timing is brilliant. Adolescent angst ("I hope I am not driven to the brink of madness by grief") vanishes less than an hour later ("Angus can fetch sticks!!!") and sometimes even sooner. (Warning: Do not read this book while riding a train or bus unless you don't care what people think of intermittent explosive laughter. Seriously.) (Ages 12 and older) --Karin Snelson

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Fourteen-year-old Georgia continues her diary in which she records her misadventures trying to reclaim the attention of seventeen-year-old Robbie, while coping with her friends, family, and dog-like cat Angus at the same time.

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