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The Meanest Girl

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"I hand her a note. Her eyes widen. Chelsea lives for this stuff. She whispers, 'What will you wear?' What will I wear? It wasn't exectly my first thought! Like, first of all, who wrote it? Who's in love with me?"

Starting a new school year, buying her first bra, parents fighting, fathers leaving, mysterious love notes, and the new girl ruining her life -- Alyssa has a lot
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Roaring Brook Press
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Scout Steinmiller
Aug 10, 2017 rated it really liked it
it was good.
Hannah K.
Dec 11, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Alyssa, a popular and incredible student, thought her life was just about perfect but little did she know that sixth-grade at Carroll School in New York was going to be such a tough and emotional year. Her best friend Chelsea is acting all weird, she is falling for her English teacher, she contemplates the meaning of God, and a cruel practical joke is played on her. The worst of all is that Chelsea is hanging out with Alyssa’s worst enemy, Hayden. Alyssa is convinced that Hayden is the one pulli ...more
Nov 30, 2012 rated it it was ok
I know that some junior high aged girls would love this book. I think that even if I had read this book in junior high, I wouldn't have liked it. Just wasn't really to my taste. If you want the complete summary of the book, read the last two pages. The author pretty much goes over the whole plot of the book.
Feb 01, 2015 rated it really liked it
Well-written. Found Lyss a little whiny at first, but liked how the author brought up diff issues and showed we all can have problems and not know how to deal with them. Will have my 12-year-old read this one.
Abigail Farrin
Jun 26, 2009 rated it liked it
This book was a quick read. Good story though! It was about a young girl getting through some tough situations.
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