Sex Kittens and Horn Dawgs Fall in Love (Hardcover)
Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 9780385732765, 256pp.
Publication Date: January 24, 2006
Meet Felicia, 14-year-old student at the Manhattan Free Children’s School (also known as the Pound). In Felicia's world, she and her best friends, Jess and Kat, like to refer to themselves as the Sex Kittens, and the boys they know as the Horn Dawgs.
Felicia is getting tired of waiting for a Horn Dawg to notice her uniqueness, however. So she devises a project she and the object of her affection, Matthew the Science Brain, can work on together. Felicia is determined to discover the Secret of Love with Matthew while winning both Matthew’s heart and the science fair. But love has other plans.
(Doesn’t it always?)
Praise For Sex Kittens and Horn Dawgs Fall in Love…
"Will provide hours of laughter and empathetic nods from readers . . . squeaky clean and lots of good fun."--School Library Journal
"Sweet and upbeat...will quickly snare admiring readers..."--The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, Recommended
"[The narrator's] boundless energy and witty–albeit hyperactive–musings are infectious...for younger teens who enjoy Meg Cabot's and Sue Limb's books and are looking for pure entertainment." --Kirkus Reviews