It all got a bit repetitious and obvious after awhile.
The story is a similar writing style to Palahniuks as well, it's a good, funny story and the main character goes through all sorts of hell throughout it.
I really enjoyed her book, it was indeed funny, laugh out loud funny, as well as twisted, dark, sexy and a blast to read.
In a world where teen books are numerous (fun but not engaging literature), clown girl gave me the same fun, soul searching insight with a true literary flare. I highly enjoyed it! Read morePublished 24 days ago by Crystal Marelli
I bought'a this'a book'a for my uncle Gino. He no like'a this'a book'a.
First, he want'a become like a clown and thought this'a book'a to learn. NO PICTURES! Read more
I would suggest this to fans of Chuck Pahlaniuk, bizzaro fiction readers and anyone who will give an author they never heard of a chance. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Beck
I like this lady (Monica Drake) right away because she not only worked with Amy Hempel she actually was in a writing group with Chuck Palahniuk and I have all his books. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Mathew Lee Dean
I liked the characters, I liked how she described things and the over all ending had a deeper meaning. Personally I have no idea how this girl survives tho. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Tahneegraham
Clowngirl starts out terrific, making up it's own world and rules. For a moment there I felt truly moved by the tribulations of Sniffles, at the same time sad and funny. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Darvulia
After looking into books suggested based on my love of Palahniuk's work, I found this coming up over and over so I decided to give it a shot. Read morePublished 12 months ago by AVanT
I love this book. Monica Drake has created an evocative portrait of an extremely atypical underdog, striving for love and artistic fulfillment as a clown in a marginal community on... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Deborah Oster Pannell
This story was very strange and very engaging. I don't really know how to describe this other than maybe *something* like "rom-com for societal misfits. Read morePublished 20 months ago by kulmagrrl