Boy Proof. by Cecil Castellucci. A girl who calls herself Egg, wears a homemade cloak to school everyday, and obsesses over sci-fi movies. Debut author Castellucci gives voice to a memorable teenage narrator, Victoria Jurgen, living in Hollywood. A senior at Melrose Prep, she has. “Boy Proof,” written by author, Cecil Castellucci, is a novel that tells the story of Victoria “Egg” Jurgen and her journey of self-discovery and acceptance. In the first.

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I finished it within a few hours which Ccecil didn’t enjoy. Retrieved 14 January Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Which is weird, because I don’t understand how anyone could like this girl.

Boy Proof by Cecil Castellucci

Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. The book started with the life of Victoria or Egg which she would like to be called, name’s after her idol in the movie Terminal Earth and she is strictly boy proof.

I read it over 3 subway rides and I nearly missed my transfer 3 times. Kirkus Reviews calls Boy Proof “an unusual, successful, appealing effort from first-time novelist Cecil Castellucci. It’s implied that she has serious problems, but it just gets brushed off at the end. Egg even shaves her head and wears a white cloak like the movie’s star her mother says that Egg’s appearance makes her “boy proof”. He shows up first in AP English. She doesn’t want to realize that, and it reminds me of me.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Egg ceil comes to her senses and realizes that she needs to stop being angry at the world.

Again consisting of several short chapters, Victoria finds that her friendlier, more positive approach to life is paying off. Also, there’s more telling–some things are shown, and then further explained. She has perfect grades, and Max can top them. As senior year progresses, Egg becomes more involved in activities that put her in contact hoy people.

Feeling the pain of true loneliness and realizing that what everyone said about her was right, Victoria decides to rethink her actions and perspective on life at the end of chapter Getting to know Max turns out to be a life-changing experience for Egg.

Jan 04, Karin rated it really liked it Shelves: Some wrenching moments arise when Egg’s mother, an actress whose career was put on hold due to her pregnancy, tries to connect with her daughter and is rebuffed.


Her goal is to be valedictorian and have the choice of the best colleges, but trigonometry is killing her butt.

She was quirky before it was cool to be quirky, and wants you to know it. True Love 2E La Song feat.

Boy Proof Summary & Study Guide

Her short Cecil Castellucci is an author of young adult novels and comic books. He serves as an inspiration for her to spread art to others.

A very easy read, I read it in one night. Get Boy Proof from Amazon. I do have a minor quibble, though: See 1 question about Boy Proof…. She also cosplays as her favorite sci-fi movie character, Egg.

Egg learns a lot in one year’s time; even how to leave Egg behind and become fastellucci Victoria. Casteellucci is the only character who stays the same throughout the book–both in terms of development and Victoria’s perception.

A Spy in the House, The. Chapters develop the plot further in several different ways. Such a lovely read and totally worth a night without sleep.