- Derby Girl
Derby Girl Author(s) Shauna Cross Country United States Language English Genre(s) Young adult novel Publisher Henry Holt and Co. Publication date September 4, 2007 Media type Print Hardcover Pages 240pp ISBN 0805080236
Derby Girl is a 2007 novel by Shauna Cross. It follows the story of Bliss Cavendar, a girl from the fictional town of Bodeen, Texas whose mother wants her to compete in beauty pageants, and seeks escape in the world of roller derby.
The novel was made into the movie Whip It directed by Drew Barrymore.
- ^ Siegel, Tatiana (2008-01-15). "Ellen Page to 'Whip It!' for Barrymore". Variety (Reed Business Information). http://www.variety.com/VR1117979134.html. Retrieved 2008-06-30.
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