By Babe Walker
Babe Walker concept she had performed all of it. finally, she’s survived the hugely specific social hierarchies of Bel Air, traipsed round Europe in real white-girl style, and left her mark on numerous of the simplest rehab amenities within the usa. yet now Babe is set to go into a terrifying new international: center America.
After a freak coincidence that used to be certainly no longer Babe’s fault, her estranged mom bargains her the fitting get away from los angeles: an invitation to her grandfather’s 80th birthday celebration in Maryland, of all locations. Babe’s trip throws her headlong into straightforward institution study rooms filled with small, retro humans and pizza buffet eating places that would hang-out her nightmares and finally again to la, thank goodness. Tossed with her cousins—basic preteen Cara and mature and preternaturally trendy Knox—Babe learns that connecting with a person on an intimate, familial point should be the main worthwhile event there is…
Besides being skinny, of course.
Hysterical, unapologetic, and as unfiltered as ever, Babe Walker proves back to be the “urban socialite you like to hate” (Time), and she or he can in simple terms wish the inhabitants is prepared for American Babe.
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