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eBook ✓ All Out of Pretty µ Hardcover ì How do you know who to trust? Can you even trust yourself your own instincts and choices? Andrea or Bones as her mom calls her thinks of herself as smart but intelligence only gets you so far and she finds herself nowhere near as smart or as tough as she thought All Out of Pretty is a griDo you use your looks or your brains? Your stubbornness or flexibility? How do you survive a drug addict mother and her dealer boyfriend? Andrea's voice will pull you along from the first sentence of this emotional roller coaster of a boo ALL OUT OF PRETTY sneaks up on you unexpectedly Unflinching in its depiction of a smart yet vulnerable girl's descent into a back woods world of violence drugs manipulation and control Andrea's story never strays too far from hope It is this hope whether through unexpected friendships memories of a loving grandmother or the survival instincts of a smart yet vulnerable girl that make this book so compelling Readers won't be able to put this book down for wanting to know what happens next

reader ↠ All Out of Pretty ↠ Ingrid Palmer

How do you know who to trust? Can you even trust yourself your own instincts and choices? Andrea or Bones as her mom calls her thinks of herself as smart but intelligence only gets you so far and she finds herself nowhere near as smart or Rating 35 StarsThis book took me into a world of drugs and violence and chronicled one girl's attempt to maintain those things she valued while trying to survive her circumstances•Pro Andrea was one of the greatest strengths of this book Even when she was making poor choices and I was shouting for her to STOP I still couldn't abandon her because I understood that it was desperation driving her decisions and it made me sad filled me with rage and appealed to my empathetic side •Pro Gram was a wonderful and beautiful person and I was so brokenhearted when Andrea lost her because when she lost Gram she lost her world and the future she was determined to hold onto •Con This as a really tough read Maybe it wouldn't be as realistic but I wish there had been a few bright spots to even out all the darkness •ProCon Andrea's mother was the most deplorable and selfish person I absolutely detested her So I guess Palmer did a great job creating that hot mess of a character •Pro There are some scenes which had my heart pounding I was really invested in Andrea and it was harrowing to read some of the passages and helplessly stand by as she was forced to suffer though some harrowing situations •Con We DID get some closure with the ending and I was left feeling like things were moving in the right direction but I would have liked a bigger jump ahead or something I really wanted to know how Andrea made out •Pro One super bright spot in this book was the Masterson family They offered some comfort for Andrea became her allies and I just loved them•Pro I mean this in an I can't look away type of thing this book reminded me of one of those Lifetime movies You know the ones where you are looking at the dark side of things and thanking your lucky stars that it's not your life It's disturbing but at the same time so compelling Overall An emotional dark and gritty look at the affects of addiction and the lengths some must go to in order to survive that worldARC provided in exchange for an honest review

Ingrid Palmer ↠ All Out of Pretty mobi

All Out of PrettyAs tough as she thought All Out of Pretty is a gripping thoughtful look at one girl's journey to figuring out what really matters to her and how to take care of herself in a world where there are no responsible adults for her to rely on Andrea's life shattered with the death of her grandmother Now having to live with her drug addict of a mother Ayla and her drug dealer boyfriend Andrea must fend for herself With school as her only solace Andrea hides the tragedies of her life from everybody and hurts those she really care about In this heartbreakingly tragic novel Andrea must learn to let in people when she needs it the most Such an impactful novel I loved it It was a beautifully written novel with intense meaning behind every word Throughout reading this novel I kept thinking what would I do in this situation I also realized that my life is pretty good I have parents who love me and take care of me I have a nice warm house I am always fed 3 meals a day Andrea's mother did not take care of her and probably does love her because there's evidence of love from her mother to her in the novel but it is a different kind of love than what my parents have for me Before living at Judd's her mother's boyfriend's house Andrea was not always guaranteed a house to sleep and often times slept in the car Andrea was also not guaranteed 3 meals a day even while living at Judd's house Some people's lives are like Andrea's messy and not because they want them to be but because they have no choice on the circumstances of their lives I want to help these people but I don't know how READ THIS BOOK