Nancy Keane's Booktalks -- Quick and Simple
Triana, Gaby.
New York : HarperCollins, 2004
ISBN 0060560177
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What do you think it would be like to have a famous rock star as your father?  Do you think it would be glamorous?  Filled with lots of parties and lots of friends?  Well, meet Desert McGraw.  She can tell you what it's like.  Her dad is an aging rock star and her mom is the manager of the band.  Desert has had it with fake friends.  Those kids who pretend to be interested in Desert just so they can get to meet her dad.  When the family moves to Miami, Desert decides not to tell anyone who her dad is.  And she does make a new friend.  But does Desert really know what it means to be a friend?
SUBJECTS:     Rock music -- Fiction.
                        Musicians -- Fiction.
                        Fame -- Fiction.
                        Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
                        Family problems -- Fiction.
                        Moving, Household -- Fiction.
                        Miami (Fla.) -- Fiction.
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