Geek Girl


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperTeen
ISBN: 9780062333582
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 384
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Geek + runway = a runaway UK hit! Geek Girl is the first book in a hilarious, internationally bestselling series that's perfect for fans of Louise Rennison and the Princess Diaries series. Harriet Manners is a geek. She always has been, and she thought she always would be—but when she's discovered by a modeling agent, she leaps at the chance to reinvent herself. There's only one problem: Harriet is the definition of awkward. Can she transform from geek to chic? Includes a sneak peek at Geek Girl: Model Misfit!

Model Misfit (Geek Girl, Book 2)


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007489471
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 400
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“My name is Harriet Manners, and I am still a geek.” MODEL MISFIT is the sequel to award-winning No. 1 UK debut GEEK GIRL.

The Geek Girl and the Scandalous Earl


Author: Gina Lamm
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1402277601
Category: Fiction
Page: 352
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When a geeky girl hooks a haughty earl on Angry Birds, it's anything but a typical romance An avid gamer, Jamie Marten loves to escape into online adventure. But when she falls through an antique mirror into a lavish bedchamber-200 years in the past!-she realizes she may have escaped a little too far. Micah Axelby, Earl of Dunnington, has just kicked one mistress out of his bed and isn't looking to fill it with another-least of all this sassy, nearly naked woman who claims to be from the future. Yet something about her is undeniably enticing... Jamie and Micah are worlds apart. He's a peer of the realm. She can barely make rent. He's horse-drawn. She's Wi-Fi. But in the game of love, these two will risk everything to win. Celebrate the 80th birthday of Regency Romance with great books from Sourcebooks Casablanca! Geek Girls series: The Geek Girl and the Scandalous Earl (Book 1) Geek Girls Don't Date Dukes (Book 2) Kiss the Earl (Book 3) Praise for Gina Lamm: "Irreverent and sexy romp."-Publishers Weekly "Snappy writing and characters who share a surprising, spicy chemistry."-RT Book Reviews "Gina Lamm writes excellent [time travel romance] with humor and great storytelling."-Books Like Breathing

The Geek Girl's Guide to Cheerleading


Author: Charity Tahmaseb,Darcy Vance
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439164339
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 352
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When self-proclaimed geek girl Bethany becomes the newest member of the varsity cheerleading squad, she realizes that there’s one thing worse than blending in to the lockers: getting noticed. Who knew cheerleading was so hard? Well, at least there’s a manual. Too bad it doesn’t cover any of the tough questions like: What do you do when the head cheerleader spills her beer on you at your first in-crowd party? And how do you protect your best friend from the biggest player in the senior class? Bethany is going to need all her geek brainpower just to survive the season!

A Geek Girl's Guide to Murder


Author: Julie Anne Lindsey
Publisher: Carina Press
ISBN: 1459290089
Category: Fiction
Page: N.A
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Geek girl Mia Connors has to find her missing friend, solve a murder and clear her name. Read the first book in Julie Anne Lindsey's addictive new mystery series! IT manager Mia Connors is up to her tortoiseshell glasses in technical drama when a glitch in the Horseshoe Falls email system disrupts security and sends errant messages to residents of the gated community. The snafu's timing couldn't be worse—Renaissance Faire season is in full swing and Mia's family's business relies on her presence. Mia doesn't have time to hunt down a computer hacker. Her best friend has disappeared, and she finds another of her friends murdered—in her office. When the hunky new head of Horseshoe Falls security identifies Mia as the prime suspect, her anxiety level registers on the Richter scale. Eager to clear her name, Mia moves into action to locate her missing buddy and find out who killed their friend. But her quick tongue gets her into trouble with more than the new head of security. When Mia begins receiving threats, the killer makes it clear that he's closer than she'd ever imagined. 75,000 words

Geek Drama (Geek Girl)


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008135002
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 128
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“My name is Harriet Manners, and I am a geek.” A brand new World Book Day story from the no. 1 bestselling and award-winning GEEK GIRL series!

Geek Girl Rising

Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech
Author: Heather Cabot,Samantha Walravens
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 1250112265
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 272
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This book "isn't about the famous tech trailblazers you already know, like Sheryl Sandberg and Marissa Mayer. Instead, veteran journalists Heather Cabot and Samantha Walravens introduce readers to the ... female entrepreneurs and technologists fighting at the grassroots level for an ownership stake in the revolution that's changing the way we live, work and connect to each other"--Amazon.com.

Head Over Heels

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Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780007574650
Category: Friendship
Page: 445
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My name is Harriet Manners, and I will always be a geek. The fifth book in the bestselling, award-winning GEEK GIRL series. Harriet Manners knows almost every fact there is. She knows duck-billed platypuses don't have stomachs. She knows that fourteen squirrels were once detained as spies. She knows only one flag in the world features a building. And for once, Harriet knows exactly how her life should go. She's got it ALL planned out. So when love is in the air, Harriet is determined to Make Things Happen! If only everyone else would stick to the script...Has GEEK GIRL overstepped the mark, and is following the rules going to break hearts all over again?

Geek Girl 04. All That Glitters


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN: 9780007574612
Category:
Page: 400
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My name is Harriet Manners, and I have always been a geek. The fourth book in the award-winning GEEK GIRL series. Harriet Manners knows many things. She knows that toilet roll was invented by the Chinese in 600 AD. She knows that a comet s tail always points away from the sun. And she knows that the average healthy heart beats 70 times per minute. Even when it s broken. But she knows nothing about making new friends at Sixth Form. Or why even her old friends seem to be avoiding her. And she knows even less about being a glittering supermodel success. Which she now is apparently. Has Harriet s time to shine like a star finally arrived, or is she about to crash and burn?"

Forever Geek (Geek Girl, Book 6)


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007574673
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 400
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My name is Harriet Manners and I’ll be a geek forever... The FINAL book in the bestselling, award-winning GEEK GIRL series is here!

Geek Girl


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
ISBN: 9780007574698
Category: Fashion
Page: 400
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My name is Harriet Manners and I'll be a geek forever... The FINAL book in the bestselling, award-winning GEEK GIRL series is here! Harriet Manners knows almost every fact there is. Modelling isn't a sure-fire route to popularity. Neither is making endless lists. The people you love don't expect you to transform into someone else. Statistically you are more likely to not meet your Australian ex-boyfriend in Australia than bump into him there. So on the trip of a lifetime Down Under Harriet's to-do lists are gone and it's Nat's time to shine! Yet with nearly-not-quite-boyfriend Jasper back home, Harriet's completely unprepared to see supermodel ex Nick. Is the fashion world about to turn ugly for GEEK GIRL? It's time for Harriet to face the future. Time to work out where her heart lies. To learn how to let go...

Picture Perfect


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780007574575
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 407
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Harriet Manners knows more facts than most.She knows that New York is the most populous city in the United States.She knows that its official motto is 'Ever Upward'.She knows that one in thirty-eight people living in the US lives there.But she knows nothing whatsoever about modelling in the Big Apple and how her family will cope with life stateside. Or 'becoming a brand' as the models in New York say. And even more importantly, what to do when the big romantic gestures coming your way aren't from your boyfriend...Does geek girl go too far this time?

All That Glitters


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780007574599
Category: Adjustment (Psychology)
Page: 400
View: 4886

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My name is Harriet Manners, and I am still a geek.Harriet has already had her modelling take her to Japan and New York - where will she end up next?

Level Up

A Geek Girl Rom Com
Author: Cathy Yardley
Publisher: Swerve
ISBN: 1250158370
Category: Fiction
Page: 151
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The first book in Cathy Yardley's Fandom Hearts series, Level Up, now with a bonus epilogue and an exclusive sneak peek at the next book in the series, One True Pairing! Geeky introvert Tessa Rodriguez will do whatever it takes to get promoted to video game engineer– including create a fandom-based video game in just three weeks. The only problem is, she can't do it alone. Now, she needs to strong-arm, cajole, and otherwise socialize with her video game coworkers, especially her roommate, Adam, who’s always been strictly business with her. The more they work together, though, the closer they get... Adam London has always thought of his roomie Tessa as “one of the guys” until he agreed to help her with this crazy project. Now, he’s thinking of her all the time... and certainly as something more than just a roommate! But his last girlfriend broke up with him to follow her ambitions, and he knows that Tessa is obsessed with getting ahead in the video game world. Going from friends to something more is one hell of a challenge. Can Tessa and Adam level up their relationship to love?

Sunny Side Up (Geek Girl Special, Book 2)


Author: Holly Smale
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008165645
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 224
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“My name is Harriet Manners, and I am a geek.? A brand new summer story from the no. 1 bestselling and award-winning GEEK GIRL series!

A Geek Girl's Guide to Justice


Author: Julie Anne Lindsey
Publisher: Carina Press
ISBN: 145929050X
Category: Fiction
Page: N.A
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Mia Connors finally has this #adulting thing under control. She's set to launch a massive project at work, her social calendar is filling up and, if you can believe it, she might finally get the guy. But when one of her grandparents' close friends is discovered floating in the lake—D-E-A-D—all she's after is justice. And there's only one person who can make that happen. Deputy US Marshal Jake Archer is working undercover when he gets the call about a murder in Horseshoe Falls. The vic may have been close with Mia's family, but it doesn't take long for Jake to discover that he had far more enemies than friends. Horseshoe Falls is abuzz with news of the murder, and Mia's determined to get to the bottom of things, despite Jake's direct order to stand back. Jake didn't open his heart to the possibility of a future with someone just to let her get herself killed. Now they have to contain the panic within Horseshoe Falls, apprehend the fugitive and figure out how to salvage their relationship—before Mia finds herself in the crosshairs. Book Three of The Geek Girl Mysteries

Interactive Project Management

Pixels, People, and Process
Author: Nancy Lyons,Meghan Wilker
Publisher: New Riders
ISBN: 013293132X
Category: Computers
Page: 192
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As an industry, interactive is different. The work entails elements of software development, marketing, and advertising, yet it’s neither purely technical nor traditional “agency” work. Delivery methods are different, and because the industry is relatively new, the gap in understanding between the clients buying the work and the teams building it is often wide. Enter the geek girls guide. Nancy Lyons and Meghan Wilker don’t just tell you how to deliver digital work, they demonstrate how to think about it. Interactive Project Management: Pixels, People, and Process helps clients, agencies, and industry professionals better understand the critical role of interactive project management, and presents a collaborative, people-focused approach to delivering high-quality digital work. In this book, the authors: Define the unique characteristics of interactive projects Explain the importance of emotional intelligence in the workplace Discuss communication techniques that help teams work together more efficiently Outline a process and specific deliverables that clarify how to think about critical aspects of a project Provide questions, tasks, tips, and advice that effectively move teams from initiation to launch