TOUR SCHEDULE: Fat Chance, Charlie Vega by Crystal Maldonado

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Fat Chance, Charlie Brown
by Crystal Maldonado
Published by Holiday House
Releasing on February 2nd, 2021
YA FICTION-Contemporary, Romance

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Coming of age as a Fat brown girl in a white Connecticut suburb is hard.
Harder when your whole life is on fire, though.

Charlie Vega is a lot of things. Smart. Funny. Artistic. Ambitious. Fat.

People sometimes have a problem with that last one. Especially her mom. Charlie wants a good relationship with her body, but it’s hard, and her mom leaving a billion weight loss shakes on her dresser doesn’t help. The world and everyone in it have ideas about what she should look like: thinner, lighter, slimmer-faced, straighter-haired. Be smaller. Be whiter. Be quieter.

But there’s one person who’s always in Charlie’s corner: her best friend Amelia. Slim. Popular. Athletic. Totally dope. So when Charlie starts a tentative relationship with cute classmate Brian, the first worthwhile guy to notice her, everything is perfect until she learns one thing–he asked Amelia out first. So is she his second choice or what? Does he even really see her? UGHHH. Everything is now officially a MESS.

A sensitive, funny, and painful coming-of-age story with a wry voice and tons of chisme, Fat Chance, Charlie Vega tackles our relationships to our parents, our bodies, our cultures, and ourselves.

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Crystal MaldonadoCrystal Maldonado is a young adult author with a lot of feelings. Her debut novel, FAT CHANCE, CHARLIE VEGA (Holiday House), will be released on Feb. 2, 2021.

By day, she is a social media manager working in higher ed, and by night, a writer who loves Beyoncé, shopping, the internet, and being extra.

She lives in western Massachusetts with her husband, daughter, and dog.

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BOOK BLOG TOUR

February 8

Turn the Page Tours – Welcome Post/Author Interview

February 9

Tira Book Reviews – Book Review
Ruei’s Reading Corner – Book Review

February 10

Book Lovers Book Reviews – Author Interview
TeaTimeLit – Book Review

February 11

Books Are Magic Too – Book Review
Nat Reviews Books – Book Review

February 12

Kait Plus Books – Author Interview
The Book Blog Around the Corner – Book Review

February 13

Wilder Girl Reads – Book Review
Leann Reads Books – Book Review

February 14

Pages in Waves – Book Review, Favorite Quotes
Wilted Pages – Book Review

BOOKSTAGRAM TOUR

February 8

Turn the Page Tours – Welcome/Blogger’s Choice

February 9

Books_and_Dice – Book Review

February 10

Bookloversbookreviews – Blogger’s Choice
ReadbyCait– Blogger’s Choice
TheBookViewBlog – Book Review

February 11

DJReadsBooks – Book Review
Booksaremagictoo – Blogger’s Choice
Natreviewsbooks – Blogger’s Choice
Reading_with_Nicole – Book Review

February 12

ab_reedbooks – Blogger’s Choice
AndKellyReads – Book Review
Kait Plus Books – Blogger’s Choice

February 13

Wildergirlreads – Blogger’s Choice
Leannreadsbooks – Blogger’s Choice

February 14

Sirenareader – Blogger’s Choice
Wiltedpages – Blogger’s Choice
Turn the Page Tours – Closing/Blogger’s Choice

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Up for grabs during this book blog and bookstagram tour will be one finished copy of Fat Chance, Charlie Vega by Crystal Maldonado! To enter to win, follow along on the blog tour. This giveaway will begin on February 8th and end on February 15th at 12:00 a.m. CST. It will be open to USA readers only. There will be 1 winner.

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