Discover the 2014 Readers' Favorite Gold Medal young adult book winner Starlet’s Web and uncover the life of a talented actress caught in Hollywood's web of lies. Fans of clean romance, realistic fiction, and celebrity memoirs will see inside the lives of children of celebrities and the contradictions inherent in pursuing the dream to be a star.
Love. Lies. Acting. Teen Santa Monica GETS REAL.
Gorgeous and talented actress, Liana Marie Michael, plays the Hollywood publicity game but is in love with humble half-Latino Manny, her honest and reliable childhood friend. They go to prom and graduate, dealing with hot guys, mean girls, and culture clashes. Mommy Dearest has other plans for her. Anti-aging drugs have side effects. The quest for youthfulness takes its first victims. Can the teens escape Hollywood’s web?
“Starlet's Web is a captivating story about the life of Hollywood teenage star and the price she has had to pay.” – 5 Stars Readers’ Favorite
~ STARLET'S WEB GOLD MEDAL: 2014 Readers' Favorite International Book Awards ~ ~ STARLET'S LIGHT SILVER MEDAL: 2014 Readers' Favorite International Book Awards ~ ~ STARLET'S MAN SILVER MEDAL: 2015 Readers' Favorite International Book Awards ~ ~ MOST ORIGINAL SERIES: 2015 Double Decker Book Awards ~
young adult fiction | coming of age fiction | Christian romance | clean romance
Note: contains realistic sexual content but is not a steamy romance.
Carla J. Hanna lived in Santa Monica, CA where her children played with the children of celebrities. She mingled with plenty of nannies and a few good celebrity moms.