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Author Lee, Stephan, author.

Title K-pop confidential / Stephan Lee.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Point, [2020]
©2020

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 GDL Central Library Teen Fiction    LEE,STE    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Fiction.
Description 323 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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Summary "Candace Park knows a lot about playing a role. For most of her life, she's been playing the role of the quiet Korean girl who takes all AP classes and plays a classical instrument, keeping her dreams of stardom-and her obsession with SLK, K-pop's top boyband-to herself. She doesn't see how a regular girl like her could possibly become one of those K-pop goddesses she sees on YouTube. Even though she can sing. Like, really sing. So when Candace secretly enters a global audition held by SLK's music label, the last thing she expects is to actually get a coveted spot in their trainee program. And convincing her strict parents to let her to go is all but impossible ... although it's nothing compared to what comes next. Under the strict supervision of her instructors at the label's headquarters in Seoul, Candace must perfect her performance skills to within an inch of her life, learn to speak Korean fluently, and navigate the complex hierarchies of her fellow trainees, all while following the strict rules of the industry. If she doesn't have what it takes to become a perfect, hair-flipping K-pop idol, what will that mean for her family, who have sacrificed everything to give her the chance? And is a spot in the most hyped K-pop girl group of all time really worth risking her friendships, her future, and everything she believes in?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Women singers -- Juvenile fiction.
Popular music -- Korea (South) -- Juvenile fiction.
Korean American teenagers -- Juvenile fiction.
Singing -- Auditions -- Juvenile fiction.
Competition (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Girl groups (Musical groups) -- Korea (South) -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Seoul (Korea) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Young adult fiction.
Added Title Korean-pop confidential
ISBN 9781338639933 (paperback)
1338639935 (paperback)
9781338640021 (hardcover)
133864002X (hardcover)

 
    
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