Read Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss reviews from parents on Common Sense Media. Abby and Cooper are also in Moment of Truth (2020) but aren't the main characters. I don’t even read the synopsis. Fan favorite author Kasie West delivers an effervescent story about chasing your dreams and following your heart, perfect for fans of Jenny Han and Huntley Fitzpatrick. It's more of a community of people who want to communicate to discuss books they're reading or find recommendations. The conversations between the characters are full of humor and just happy. I have never run into one. Amazon.com: Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss (9781982607753): Kasie West: Books. Unfortunately, she also discovers what it means to be in the industry. Lacy Barnes is a new, 17-year-old actress starring in a zombie film opposite an experienced actor named Grant. How did you find your focus? Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss Book Review- Well, the First Real Kiss Scroll down to see more content Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day, so here is a sweet, YA romance book review to get everyone into the mood! We’d love your help. All rights reserved. Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders. We're updating our reviews to better highlight authentic stories and accurate, diverse representations. Lacey Barnes has dreamed of being an actress for as long as she can remember. Donovan, the love interest, is very sweet. I eat Junior Mints. Cute, with interesting characters but too predictable and lacks something special that would make it different from all of her other books. I love Kasie West's novels. This book is a fantastic read! Sweet romance takes sporty teen out of her comfort zone. TITLE: Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss. Listen to "Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss" by Kasie West available from Rakuten Kobo. I like Lacey’s card games of getting to know someone new. Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase. I use it to track the books that I've read and also to look into books I'm considering reading to see what reviews have been posted and find out more about what a books about. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss is available on Amazon, Book Depository, and other good book retailers. Welcome back. What a novel! Be the first to review this title. about. When Lacey lands a starring role in a movie opposite one of Hollywood's hottest actors, she struggles with the realities of life in the spotlight before a malicious saboteur changes her perspective about her ambitions. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss by Kasie West Published by HarperTeen on February 5, 2019 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 384 Format: ARC Source: Edelweiss Goodreads Rating: Fan favorite author Kasie West delivers an effervescent story about chasing your dreams and following your heart, perfect for fans of Jenny Han and Huntley Fitzpatrick. I enjoyed reading it immensely and loved seeing the happily ever after for Lacey. It looks like Kasie West is back on her winning formula. Lacey struggles so far away from her home, her friends, and her mom. It’s interesting to read about an actress’ life, especially the underage ones. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss Lacey Barnes has dreamed of being an actress for as long as she can remember. I eat Junior Mints. My agent is the talented and funny Michelle Wolfson. I didn’t know fans could follow a movie while they act. This book is a fantastic read! On top of this, Lacey is falling behind with her homework, and her dad takes it upon himself to hire a tutor. is abby in the book also? Start a free 30-day trial today and get your first audiobook free. When Donavan visits Lacey at her set and is set on helping her finding the culprit b/c he believed her when she said that someone is sabotaging her. GENRE: Contemporary. It honestly read a lot like a DCOM or a teen rom-com, and since I tend to be a sucker for those types of stories, I thought this one was quite enjoyable. Review: Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss. Hadley is a serious swimmer and a bit of an overachiever. See our. Narrated by Caitlin Kelly. Suggest an update to this review. When her father, who'd rather have Lacey focus on school than acting, hires a tutor from the local school, the story takes a twist as someone appears to be trying to sabotage Lacey on set. This book was super cute. Lucky in Love author Kasie West answers your questions about spending millions and handling rejection... Lacey Barnes has dreamed of being an actress for as long as she can remember. Your purchase helps us remain independent and ad-free. Another Kasie West book, another good time. This story follows Hadley Moore. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss : Kasie West : 9780062675798 We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Fan favorite author Kasie West delivers an effervescent story about chasing … On Sale: Now: ... Age: BISAC: Reviews: -Resources + See More U.S. & International Retailers. I like the main character’s easy going personality. When all her friends teamed up to help her find the culprit. Another enjoyable escapist romance with ‘Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss.’ Set in the same universe as ‘Love, Life, and the List’ we follow protagonist Lacey, and aspiring teen actor in her first big movie role as a zombie. Actual rating 3.75 stars. “Why do you like to write reviews?”. When Donavan and Lacey were on the phone and they share honest stories about their family. ... but Lacey's co-star is Grant James, 19, a genuine action-hero star who's been looking for redemption since vicious reviews of his last film went viral. Families can talk about how self-esteem is explored in Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss. This book follows Lacey, an actress who has just landed her first lead role in a movie. Danni + Kasie West books = life. Shows how challenging it is to stay focused when your life feels like it's spinning out of control, and how to keep your head up and follow your dreams. Try Prime Cart. See something that needs to be addressed? Whenever I crack open a Kasie West novel, I expect to have warm, fuzzy feelings - and that certainly happened with FAME, FATE AND THE FIRST KISS. Fall in Love With This Exclusive Excerpt of ‘Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss’ We’re here for adorable YA romance all year round, but there’s something about the start of the year that really gets us in the mood for something that’s equal parts cute, aspirational, and real. Become a member to write your own review. But for the first time in her life Lacey wonders if it’s true that the best stories really do happen when you go off script. Lacey has left her home and school to share a little apartment with her father, who's hired a tutor (Donovan Lake) to help her keep up with her homework. Another enjoyable escapist romance with ‘Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss.’ Set in the same universe as ‘Love, Life, and the List’ we follow protagonist Lacey, and aspiring teen actor in her first big movie role as a zombie. We display the minimum age for which content is developmentally appropriate. Not to say that I didn't enjoy the book - I did, I just wasn't as amazed by this one as I was with my first couple of Kasie's books, like On the Fence and The Distance between us. She always strives to be the best and is dedicated to all that she does. I know, crazy! It looks like Kasie West is back on her winning formula. Sometimes I go crazy and do both at the same time. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Fame, Fate and the First Kiss is the perfect book to read if you like easy, lighthearted, teen romance with a little bit of intrigue thrown in. The best part of this story is Lacey's relationship with her father, who wants his daughter to focus on school and not get caught up in show business. Sometimes avid readers have to have these types of books to enjoy quickly. I feel like with every new book that I read from Kasie West, I like them less and less. Parents: Set preferences and get age-appropriate recommendations with Common Sense Media Plus. Read 1,222 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Get full reviews, ratings, and advice delivered weekly to your inbox. I like reading about another fellow reviewer. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss. Now she's about to star in an indie movie alongside one of Hollywood’s hottest actors, 19-year-old Grant James. I especially enjoyed the sections of the movie. This light romance emphasizes following your dreams, but it's a bit slow and repetitive in places, and the characters seem underdeveloped. FAME, FATE, AND THE FIRST KISS. Or bullied someone else? It's also the second of three companion novels by Kasie West. Join now. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. 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Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss follows Lacey Barnes, a 17-year-old actress and high school student, who has been cast for her first big-screen movie alongside Hollywood big shot, Grant James. Hi everyone who sees this please how I'm I meant to read books on goodreads? It's not about the complexity of her stories - because I'll be the first to admit that these are very simple stories - but that that they are becoming more realistic. Hoping that this role is the beginning of an acting career, she must prove herself to the director. by Kasie West. If you enjoy these types of tales or want a read that's on the lighter side, definitely check this one out. So when she gets the opportunity to star in a movie alongside one of Hollywood’s hottest actors, she doesn’t hesitate to accept the part. I'm new in goodreads pls I need help I would be glad if u help me thanks. So when she gets the opportunity to star in a movie alongside one of Hollywood’s hottest actors, she doesn’t hesitate to accept the part. Full review to come closer to release date. Actual rating 3.75 stars. It looks like Kasie West is back on her winning formula. Lacey Barnes has dreamed of being an actress for as long as she can remember. Lacey remains focused on and determined to have an acting career. When Lacey went to find Donavan at her school after feeling betrayed by her friend and he skipped school, took her to a beach, and he comforted her and they kissed for the first time. Now, she's finally gotten her big break: Not only has she snagged the lead role in her first feature film, Dancing Graves, but she'll star opposite Grant James, who's the definition of a heartthrob.Her success didn't come without sacrifice, though: … Never give up. I really wish more authors would write novels this clean. However, there isn’t much chemistry between her and her co-star, and mishaps are constantly occurring on set. Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss was such a cute, sweet story that had everything you could want in a good YA novel: romance, suspense, and a great story line. Sweet contemporary romance about finding yourself. (not active on this account stop adding me), Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss (Love, Life, and the List #2) by Kasie West - Starting August 9th 2020, Letní čtení 2019 - Fame, Fate and the First Kiss, #5 Fame, Fate and the First Kiss by Kasie West. My agent is t. I write YA. I adore Kasie West books because they are cute and lighthearted stories that are a breath a fresh air after reading too many intense and overdramatic or big world building fantasy books. I have never run into one. And is there another book with cooper and abby? Parents need to know that Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss is a light contemporary teen romance. I write YA. The epilogue with the movie premiere. So, basically, Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss stars a girl named Lacey who just landed a breakout role in an indie zombie film which she will co-star in with the extremely famous, Grant James! I like reading about another fellow reviewer. What would you do if you won the lottery? AGE RANGE: YA.