Published April 1, 1999
by Scholastic Paperbacks .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||176|
Tru Confessions has been used in many school-wide reads dealing with inclusion, mainstreaming, compassion, and special needs. It is a favorite of siblings of special needs children. It is a favorite of siblings of special needs children. Tru Confessions book. Read 34 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Written in the form of a computer diary, this refreshingly funny no /5(34). Janet Tashjian is the author of acclaimed books for young adults, including The Gospel According to Larry, Vote for Larry, Fault Line, Multiple Choice and My Life as a adapted Tru Confessions into a television movie starring Clara Bryant and Shia LaBeouf. Tashjian studied at the University of Rhode Island and Emerson College. She lives in Needham, Massachusetts, with her : Square Fish. True Confessions is a meandering mess of existential navel gazing. Maybe if I was a Catholic, I'd care more about the heavy handed themes of guilt and sin and adultery, but the author's style makes it all half-ba I just finished True Confessions--the book a friend /5.
Tru Confessions is a Disney Channel Original Movie directed by Paul Hoen and is based on the book of the same name by Janet Walker (Clara Bryant) aspires to be a famous has a twin brother Eddie (Shia LaBeouf), who is developmentally delayed due to oxygen deprivation at becomes the subject of Tru's documentary for a film contest she enters. While everyone has had at least one sex slip-up before, these cringe-worthy-but-totally-true stories might make you feel better about some of your more forgettable sexual encounters. Janet Tashjian. Janet Tashjian is the author of acclaimed books for young adults, including The Gospel According to Larry, Vote for Larry, Fault Line, Multiple Choice and My Life as a adapted Tru Confessions into a television movie starring Clara Bryant and Shia LaBeouf. Tashjian studied at the University of Rhode Island and Emerson College. She lives in Needham, . Twelve-year-old Tru wants two things more than anything else in the world--to find a cure for her twin brother, Eddie, who is developmentally delayed, and to create her own television show. So the day Tru learns about a teen video competition on the local cable network, she knows that this is her change to make both of her dreams come true.
Janet Tashjian is a middle-grade and young adult novelist who’s been writing books for children for over two decades. Her first novel Tru Confessions was made into a critically acclaimed Disney TV movie starring Clara Bryant and Shia Gospel According to Larry series is a cult favorite and Fault Line is taught in many middle and high schools. Tru Confessions. By Janet Tashjian. Format Books | Individual Titles | Paperback Book. $ LIST PRICE: $ YOU SAVE $ (%) Save to Wishlist Saved to Wishlist. Share. Key Features. Description. Written in the form of a computer diary, this refreshingly funny novel tells the story of year-old Tru, a girl with big dreams and hefty. Praise For Tru Confessions A New York Library's "Books for the Teenage" list choice A Bank Street College "Best Children's Book of the Year" A Women's National Book Association "Judy Lopez Memorial Award Honor Book" "Neither flippant not angelic, this promising first novel strikes a . Tru, 12, keeps a journal on her mother's computer about what goes on in her life, and most of it is typical preteen stuff—school, friends, boys. She also writes of her two great dreams: to have a career in television, either in front of or behind the camera, and to use that career to investigate and film the latest research activities that might lead to a cure for her beloved twin brother.