Crunch Time

Crunch Time Cover

Crunch Time

By Mariah Fredericks

Atheneum Books, Hardcover, 9780689869389, 317pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2006

Mariah Fredericks is the author of the bestselling novel "The True Meaning of Cleavage." In a starred review Booklist said, "Fredericks, a first-time novelist, writes with amazing truth and perception." Meg Cabot, author of the Princess Diaries series, called it "Laugh-out-loud funny and way twisted " Of her second book, "Head Games," "Kirkus Reviews" said, "Fredericks has a gift for replicating teen vernacular." Mariah Fredericks lives with her husband in Queens, New York, where she is working on more novels for young people.