Hey friends! I am thrilled to be hosting a spot on the HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE ROAD TRIP by Melissa de la Cruz Blog Tour hosted by Rockstar Book Tours. Check out my post and make sure to enter the giveaway!
About the Book:
An original novel inspired by the hit Disney+ television series HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE MUSICAL, by the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the Descendants series, Melissa de la Cruz.
Join everyone’s favorite Wildcats from the Disney+ smash hit original series High school Musical: The Musical: The Series in this novel by New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz.
On the heels of their wildly successful run of High School Musical, the gang learns of a can’t-miss opportunity—a High School Musical convention in the next state. There’s something for everyone: panels about mounting your next hit show, cafeteria-tray-dance workshops, Wildcat cosplay, and even a special appearance from the pooch who played Sharpay’s dog (well, one of her puppies, that is).
Ready to hit the road, the crew immediately begins making plans. Nini can’t wait to use the weekend to show how much she cares for Ricky (especially since they just got back together). Kourtney debates signing up for a singing workshop (especially if she’s maybe, just maybe, considering auditioning for the next show), and Gina and Ashlyn decide it’ll be the perfect trial run for living together (especially because Gina has never actually had a friendship last this long). Carlos can’t wait to help Miss Jenn prep for the spring musical, even if Seb has to stay behind to help with the family farm. But car breakdowns, late starts, and a lost E.J. throw a wrench in their plans.
Will the East Highers get the weekend getaway of their dreams? Or will the bumps on the road get the better of them?
About the Author:
Melissa de la Cruz (www.melissa-delacruz.com) is the author of the #1 New York Times best-selling Descendants series, as well as many other best-selling novels, including all the books in the Blue Bloods series: Blue Bloods, Masquerade, Revelations, The Van Alen Legacy, Keys to the Repository, Misguided Angel, Bloody Valentine, Lost in Time, and Gates of Paradise. She lives in Los Angeles, California, with her husband and daughter.
First off I want to say that if you haven’t watched the show on Disney+, then this book is probably not for you. It takes place immediately after the last episode leaves off, and it really only builds off the characters fans already got to know through the show. So if you’re intrigued by this book at all, I highly recommend watching the show first.
The book itself was much cuter than I expected it to be. I though this book was more of a middle grade, but it definitely reads YA! I thought it was interesting and engaging to have chapters from different points of view, and that the plot moved along nicely. Obviously Nini’s chapters were great, but I also surprisingly really loved EJ’s chapters as well! It did get a little repetitive and predictable, but I was honestly just enjoying all the HSM references sprinkled throughout the book.
Overall, this was such a cute and fluffy read, and if you’re a fan of the Disney+ show, or the original HSM movies O would recommend checking this book out!
3 winners will win a finished copy of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: THE ROAD TRIP, US Only.
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