Chloe by Design: Making the Cut

chloe by designChloe by Design: Making the Cut
by Margaret Gurevich
Publisher: Capstone, 2014
ISBN: 978-1623701123
For ages: 9-13

Summary

16-year-old Chloe has always loved everything to do with fashion. Clothes, accessories, styling, designing – she knows it all. And when she finds out a new reality series for aspiring teenage designers is holding auditions in her town, she’s desperate to win a spot on the show. Chloe knows this is her chance to finally get her designs noticed. But before Chloe can realize her dreams, she has to survive the competition.

Reviews

“The fun and frothy plot reads quickly, and the fashion sketches add to the enjoyment of the book. This will find a fan base with fashion and
reality TV show addicts alike.”–School Library Journal

About the Author

Margaret Gurevich has a MA in English and taught Language Arts for over ten years, currently teaching English at the college level. Her first novel, Inconvenient, was named a Sydney Taylor Notable Book for Teens. Her second novel, Pieces of Us (March 2012, Flux), is told in multiple points of view and deals with cyberbullying, abuse, family relationships, and how one teen’s actions affect the other three. When not writing, Margie loves being a mom to her almost 6 year old boy, hiking, dancing, cooking, and watching bad television. She, her husband, and son live in the awesome suburbs of New Jersey.
Author’s website

School Visit Information

Margie’s presentations are tailored to the school’s needs. She is available for book and career talks, as well as writing workshops. She also conducts free Skype visits.