Queen of Babble in the Big City
In Meg Cabot?s Queen of Babble in the Big City, Chatterbox Lizzie moves to NYC to be with her boyfriend and to pursue dreams of refurbishing vintage wedding gowns. She takes a mind-deadening job as a receptionist while interning at a bridal shop for free.
”Just let yourself get pregnant,” says Lizzie’s sister. ”Once he knows there’s a bun in the oven, he commits fast enough.”
Cabot grounds Lizzie’s screwball effervescence with an honest depiction of financial stress. B+