Review of The Au Pairs and The Beach Lane Essay example

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*The book, Beach Lane, was originally published as The Au Pairs. (Just in case of confusion)*
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5 out of 5 stars The Hamptons are IT! November 14, 2005
A Kid's Review
This review is from The Au Pairs (Hardcover)

Three girls from three different walks of life are joined together in the IT place, the Hamptons. Eliza, Mara and Jacqui are the au pairs of the four spoiled Perry kids.

Eliza, a former New Yorker, took the job to escape her now boring Buffalo lifestyle and to rejoin her old crew. The only problem is that in order to be in the IT crew, you have to have IT and most certainly, she did not have it anymore. Her parents declared bankruptcy and moved away from the city and their old lifestyles but Eliza has not gotten used to her new self, instead she is trying to get the old Eliza back. The old Eliza that had the dream boyfriend, lived in the dream home and didn't have a limit to her Visa, but, she finds out that to have IT, you have to have you.

Jacqui comes from Brazil to find her one love of her life: Luca. In a mere week, the two reunite but not in the way that Jacqui hoped. She soon finds out that her old Luca is not the boy he seemed to be in Brazil instead he is Luke, Hampton’s biggest player. Now Jacqui is sure that it is gonna be the worst summer until she meets someone else, someone like Luca.

Mara is a small town girl with a limited knowledge of the Hamptons and the rich and famous…

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