Annotations for Prettiest Doll


Baker & Taylor
A beauty contestant since she was three, Olivia has begun feeling limited by her beauty but a shared journey with Danny, a boy struggling with his own appearance, show her she has choices and resources beyond her appearance.

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Baker & Taylor
A beauty contestant since she was three, Olivia, now thirteen, has begun feeling limited by her beauty but a shared journey with Danny, a boy struggling with his own appearance, show her she has choices and resources beyond her appearance.

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Baker & Taylor
Thirteen-year-old Olivia has been competing in beauty pageants since the age of 3 and lately has been feeling boxed in by her beauty, but a shared journey with a boy who is struggling with his own appearance shows Liv that she has choices, and that life offers more than praise and prizes for being beautiful.

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Houghton
13-year-old Olivia has been competing in beauty pageants since the age of three, but lately she's been feeling boxed in by her beauty. A boy who is struggling with his own appearance and a shared journey show Liv she has choices and resources--that life offers more than praise and prizes for being beautiful.


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Houghton

"It's good to be pretty. I'm really lucky." So begins the story of thirteen-year-old Olivia, or Liv, who started winning beauty pageants at age three. Lately she's been wondering, however, if that's all she is. She gets a chance to find out when she meets a runaway named Dan and they embark on a trip to Chicago, each determined to uncover family secrets. This story of two teens from very different backgrounds making their way in a world preoccupied with physical appearance sparkles with wry humor, romance, and a revealing behind-the-scenes glimpse at the world of beauty pageants.

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