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Goddess Girls #08: Medusa the Meanby Joan Holub
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andlt;b andgt;Medusa is the ultimate mean girl in this series that blends modern drama with ancient myths.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Well researched and true to the original myths, each volume in the Goddess Girls series addresses contemporary issues, like friendships and relationships, from a classically accurateand#8212;and entertainingand#8212;perspective.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In andlt;i andgt;Medusa the Meanandlt;/iandgt;, Medusa is sick and tired of being the only mortal at Mount Olympus Academy. Not only is she surrounded by beautiful, powerful, immortal classmates, but she also has snakes for hair and a reputation for being mean. Immortality, she thinks, will solve everything. So when she finds out about a necklace that promises just that, sheand#8217;s sure it will help her get the two things she covets most: to be as popular as the four Goddess Girls and to have her supercrush, Poseidon, finally notice her. But when the necklace brings about popularity in the totally wrong way, things go from bad to worse. Can Medusa overcome her and#8220;meanieand#8221; status and prove that thereand#8217;s more to her that meets the eye?
All Medusa wants is to be more like her two sisters and the other kids in her class: immortal. As the only mortal at Mount Olympus Academy, she is sick and tired of being surrounded by beautiful, powerful, immortal classmates. It isn't easy making friends, especially when you have snakes for hair and one mean reputation!
When Medusa discovers an ad in her Teen Scrollizine for the IMMORTALIZER, a necklace that promises immortality, this looks like it could be her best shot at two things she covets most: to be as popular as the four Goddess Girls and to have her supercrush, Poseidon, finally notice her. But when the necklace brings about popularity in the totally wrong way, things go from bad to worse and Medusa fears that she'll never get the things she wanted so much.
Can this "meanie" turn it all around and prove that there's more to her that meets the eye?
About the Author
Joan Holub is the award-winning author of more than eighty books for children. She lives in Seattle, Washington.
Suzanne Williams has written several picture books, including Library Lil, Mommy Doesn’t Know My Name, and My Dog Never Says Please. She is also the author of the Princess Power and Fairy Blossoms series. She lives in Renton, Washington.
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