Mates, Dates, and Inflatable Bras starts off with Lucy in class. Cressida Dudley-Smith - Simon's ex-girlfriend and also a friend of Tanya. She also accidentally gets Nesta into trouble by giving her champagne. When Izzie loses her perspective, best friends Lucy and Nesta try to give her a reality check. Very funny! i really liked this book because its really girly and stuuuuuff. Free eBook offer available to NEW US subscribers only. I can't wait to continue on with the series and see how the friendship of these three girls grows. "Mates, Dates, and Inflatable Bras" is the fist novel in the Mates, Dates series. Honestly needed a throwback book. Perhaps he lost my number? Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! He is in his twenties. Want to Read. You see, Lucy and Izzie have been best friends since like forever and Lucy thinks because Nesta is new, that she might steal her best friend away. Books For Young Readers. 18 years old, tall, dark and cute, Simon is very rich and lives in a huge, fancy house. Tell us what you like and we'll recommend books you'll love. This novel follows a fourteen year old girl named Lucy, and her two friends Nesta and Izzy. Simon Peddington Lee - Nesta's boyfriend for some time. Lucy has to deal with this and many other teenage girl problems. I LOVE THESE GUYS!!! I’m your average 17-year-o… More. It's weird. Warriors is a book series that engages the young reader. Lucy has a best friend named Izzie. To me, the girls were very relatable, whilst also being interesting. © 2020 Simon & Schuster, Inc. All rights reserved. Tell us what you like and we'll recommend books you'll love. But I am actually sad because I feel I've gotten to know them. There's no way I'd ever re-read it, one because it would probably make me vomit into my mouth with some of the vacuous content but also because I'd hate to ruin it. Izzie has become friends with the glamorous Nesta, and Lucy isn't certain she likes a threesome. By clicking 'Sign me up' I acknowledge that I have read and agree to the privacy policy and terms of use. Must redeem within 90 days. The Grey Wolves series is among those books that will continue to stay with us once you complete reading. Perhaps saying he'd phone was a way of getting rid of me? His mother died when he was only 6 months but Nesta's mother has always been a mother to him. Great at the time, but don't pick them up if you're past 16! January 1st 2003 (Source: Mates, Dates: The Secret Diary), Steve Lovering - Lucy's 17-year-old brother and the eldest Lovering sibling, Steve is interested in graphics and books. In the end, Lucy gains everlasting friendships and winds up able to write the paper about herself. She becomes their friend and she is very popular. Must redeem within 90 days. Book 1 in the series is Mates, Dates Strictly Gorgeous. He's divine. Trade Paperback (10) eBook (5) Price. The "Mates and Dates" series by Cathy Hopkins is about a girl named Lucy how thinks she is losing her best friend to the new rich girl in school. Suddenly she has to make all sorts of decisions including what she wants to be. I am some decades older than the target audience, but still enjoyed it. Lucy lives in Britian with her best friend Izzie. Throughout the book with the help of her friends, Lucy finds out who she really is and becomes more confident with herself then she had ever been. And it seems that everyone else knows who and what she wants to be except her. As a 16 year old when I read it, it really made me smile. Izzie is cool, bright, and sassy. Mr Lovering owns a. Dr Richard Watts and Dr Maureen Watts - TJ's parents who are both doctors. She is always comparing herself to other girls and telling herself she is not pretty and does not know what she wants to do with her life. Her teacher, whom she calls Wacko decides to assign the students an essay question, "What makes me me?". And when she meets the gorgeous Mark, she's on a real high. According to this rule, it would not be creepy for a 30 year old to date a 22 year-old, but an 18 year-old would be off-limits. This novel follows a fourteen year old girl named Lucy, and her two friends Nesta and Izzy. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Mates, Dates series is about four best friends: Lucy, Izzie, Nesta and, from the fourth instalment on, TJ.