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Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume | Thoughts

Published in: 1970 Format read in: ebook Location: New Jersey Rating: 5/5
Why I read it: After hearing over and over about how crucial and life changing this book was for many in their adolescence period, I wanted to give it a try.
One line review: Excellent and fast-paced, this book follows young Margaret as she navigates the challenges of a new school and new friends while also searching for God.  
Who should read it: If you enjoy middle grade books or an honest uncensored account of pre-adolescent experiences, this book may be for you.

About: Margaret Simon, almost twelve, likes long hair, tuna fish, the smell of rain, and things that are pink. She’s just moved from New York City to Farbook, New Jersey, and is anxious to fit in with her new friends—Nancy, Gretchen, and Janie. When they form a secret club to talk about private subjects like boys, bras, and getting their first periods, Margaret is happy to belong. But none of them can believe Margaret doesn’t have religion, and that she isn…

Where I'm Heading to Now


This is where I'm heading to, this weekend.
Tropical trees in Miami (I haven't seen these in a while)

Miami

And on the return, I can't wait to visit this place:
Hogsmeade in Universal Studios, Florida

And drink this:
Butterbeer




Comments

JoV said…
Have fun Aths! Aren't you stopping by Disneyworld? lol :D
bermudaonion(Kathy) said…
I bet you'll be happy to get away from the cold! I hope you have a blast!
SuiteJuju from Tales of Whimsy said…
Oooooooooooo have fun! This is gorgeous time of year in Miami. Hot without being too humid and crowded. Enjoy. Bring us pics and a full report on Hogsmeade.
Helen Murdoch said…
AHHHHHH... have a fantastic time. Warm weather, good food, and Harry Potter. What more could a girl want? I really enjoyed the Universal Studios Harry Potter tour in London so I am sure Harry Potter World will be fantastic!
Leeswammes said…
Have a great time, Athira!
Aparatchick said…
Welcome to Florida! The weather's beautiful here today. Just an FYI about Harry Potter - it's still very busy there; go early if you can. Have fun!
Athira / Aths said…
I would have but two theme works will blow away my savings. :)
Athira / Aths said…
Thanks! It was fun!
Athira / Aths said…
Hogsmeade was awesome!
Athira / Aths said…
I enjoyed the one in Florida! it was really worth it!
Athira / Aths said…
It was busy! But we took our time through the park and enjoyed it.