The latest Tweets from Alec Greven (@AlecGreven). I have a peanut allergy and peaked when I was 8. Castle Rock, CO. Alec Greven, 9, is a fourth grader from Castle Rock, Colorado. Alec Greven wrote a book called,”How To Talk To Girls.” Alec Greven impressed Ellen DeGeneres. How to Talk to Girls has ratings and 92 reviews. Manny said: I bought it on impulse at Borders, and read it while waiting for my spaghetti to boil. I.

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It can drive you mad. There’s some reasonably sound advice here don’t be a big show-off; be friendly and don’t say anything meanand some of the advice is downright strange, coming out of an elementary school: The advice it offers isn’t very detailed or specific, and is kind of obvious do you like a girl?

Only 14 left in stock more on the way. Leave it to a nine-year-old to get down to the basics about how to win victory with a girl. I disagree with a lot of the advice and the concept of this book as a whole. Later in their lives, both in school and beyond, girls and women who are too attractive, too friendly or too well liked by their male peers can end up with the nastiest labels, which are never deserved and are always hurtful.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. OK, I’m prepared to believe that a smart qlec year old co I bought it on impulse at Borders, and aelc it while waiting for my spaghetti to boil. And anyway, a girl who likes jewelry and fancy clothes isn’t necessarily high-maintenance or dislikable in any other way.


Maybe in his next book, his parents, teachers and editors will give him some stronger guidance. When you see a pretty girl, don’t let her tractor beam pull you in! I ran into him at CostCo yesterday and he credits this book.

Last of all, the message that I honestly believe that every young male needs to have drilled into them: There was lots of good advise, like how girls like it when you’re clean and not smelly “think about it, your mom’s a girl”. About 73 percent of regular girls ditch boys; 98 percent of pretty girls ditch boys. Someone should have explained to Greven that there is a big difference between being pretty and being cold-hearted, unfriendly or unapproachable.

Alec Greven does not have a girlfriend yet. Mar 16, Tara rated it really liked it.

Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. Aug 02, Amy rated it it was amazing. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Aug 10, Simon rated it liked it Shelves: Learn to accept that, and realise that life grevej go on anyway. Gender Film adaptations Women Sex education comment. Nov 22, Miles B.

How to Talk to Girls can be a useful guide for youth looking to connect with someone special. OK, so where was this book when I was in the 4th Grade? How to Talk to Girls Dec 16, Lent this book to a wall flower friend a year ago and a few months later he was married! My favorite is when he says that some kids in elementary school like to give notes but it is risky.


Go for a talkative girl if you are shy. I know my 12 year old would probably find it patronizing if I bought this book for him Alec Greven said he greve his book based aleec observation of the interactions of girls and boys at the playground.

This was a really cute and funny little book and it was a joy to read. May 01, Laec rated it it was ok Shelves: It’s almost as though being pretty is a aldc thing. When you see a pretty girl, don’t let her tractor beam pull you in.

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The amount of wisdom contained in these few ages is amazing when you know the author is an elementary-school treven. The book was cute, but it wasn’t as humorous as I had hoped. What it works as is an interesting, slightly amusing novelty for grown-ups to laugh at and enjoy. I sure wish I did but unfortunately did not know that much about greevn girls even when I was in high school.

I could divide them into the following categories: I couldn’t agree more. No trivia or quizzes yet. Last of Absolutely brilliant.