It's fun, enjoyable, insightful and an all around amazing read.
Like any new author, Funk does have some room to grow with style and maybe branching out to different types of writing would be interesting to see.
Many of these "Supergirls" are just really successful people who DO need to "stop and smell the roses," as Funk would say.
First off, her advice to apply to no more than eight schools is flawed. There is an element of luck in the process because so many highly qualified applicants apply. Read morePublished on April 14, 2011 by LW
Liz Funk's masterpiece "Supergirls Speak Out" is incredibly insightful, delving into the lives of so many teenage girls and young women as they experience all the pressures of... Read morePublished on May 28, 2010 by Claire Danielson
Reading has always been my escape - my way to relax and head off to another world. That being said, I tend to look for works that inspire me or make me feel something while still... Read morePublished on April 9, 2010 by KTucker
I am so moved by this incredible book. I just wish I had written it! But I doubt I could've written as well as Funk anyways. Read morePublished on February 17, 2010 by kef
Supergirls... ended up being a book that surprisingly drew me in right away. Normally I only read fiction, and mostly chick lit at that, but Supergirls was great. Read morePublished on October 28, 2009 by K. Oczypok
Supergirls Speak Out is a well-researched look not only at the pressure girls experience to be "perfect" but also at what can be done about it. Read morePublished on October 22, 2009 by Reader from Arlington, VA