Good enough

Book Cover
Average Rating
Author:
Publisher:
HarperTeen,
Pub. Date:
2012.
Language:
English
Description

How to make your Korean parents happy:

1. Get a perfect score on the SATs.2. Get into HarvardYalePrinceton.3. Don't talk to boys.*

Patti's parents expect nothing less than the best from their Korean-American daughter. Everything she does affects her chances of getting into an Ivy League school. So winning assistant concertmaster in her All-State violin competition and earning less than 2300 on her SATs is simply not good enough.

But Patti's discovering that there's more to life than the Ivy League. To start with, there's Cute Trumpet Guy. He's funny, he's talented, and he looks exactly like the lead singer of Patti's favorite band. Then, of course, there's her love of the violin. Not to mention cool rock concerts. And anyway, what if Patti doesn't want to go to HarvardYalePrinceton after all?

Paula Yoo scores big in her hilarious debut novel about an overachiever who longs to fit in and strives to stand out. The pressure is on!

*Boys will distract you from your studies.

More Details
ISBN:
9780060790905
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 7501fea3-4d85-c404-f214-83464a0700a2
full_title good enough
author yoo paula
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:00:12AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576240165740871680
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Yoo, Paula,
author-letter Yoo, Paula,
author_additional Paula Yoo.
author_display Yoo, Paula
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber-a PZ7.Y8156
callnumber-first P - Language and Literature
callnumber-subject PZ - Fiction
callnumber_sort_arlington YF YOO
collection_arlington Teen Fiction
date_added 2017-06-06T04:00:00Z
days_since_added 75
detailed_location_arlington Central Teen Fiction
display_description A Korean American teenager tries to please her parents by getting into an Ivy League college, but a new guy in school and her love of the violin tempt her in new directions. Getting 100 % on the SATs, or getting a date with a cute trumpet player? Scoring top honors in youth orchestra, or scoring tickets to a punk rock concert? Following your parents' dreams to an Ivy league college, or following your heart? It's senior year, and Patti Yoon is about to find out what it really takes to be good enough! -- from Amazon.
edition First paperback edition.
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id 7501fea3-4d85-c404-f214-83464a0700a2
isbn 9780060790905
item_details ils:.b19717842|.i21291925|Central Teen Fiction|YF YOO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jun 21, 2017|cyf||
itype_arlington Paperback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington YF YOO
local_callnumber_exact_arlington YF YOO
local_callnumber_left_arlington YF YOO
local_days_since_added_arlington 75
local_time_since_added_arlington Quarter, Six Months, Year
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)793357196
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical 322 pages ; 21 cm.
popularity 0
primary_isbn 9780060790905
publishDate 2012
publishDateSort 2012
publisher HarperTeen,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b19717842|Book|Books|First paperback edition.|English|HarperTeen,|2012. |322 pages ; 21 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b19717842|.i21291925|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Gifted children -- Juvenile fiction, Korean Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Musicians -- Juvenile fiction, Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction, Self-realization -- Juvenile fiction, Violin -- Juvenile fiction
target_audience Young Adult
target_audience_full Young Adult
time_since_added Quarter, Six Months, Year
title Good enough
title_display Good enough
title_full Good enough / Paula Yoo
title_short Good enough
title_sort good enough