Girls Like Me (Paperback)

By Lola StVil

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9781328901026, 320pp.

Publication Date: June 12, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/4/2016)

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Description

Girls Like Me is a fresh poetic take on teen angst, high school romance, and cyber-bullying. A novel-in-verse that is campy like Glee, subversive, and downright funny. Now in paperback!

Fifteen-year-old Shay Summers is trying to cope with the death of her father, being overweight, and threats from a girl bully in school. When she falls in love with Blake, a mysterious boy online, insecure Shay doesn't want to tell him who she is. But with the help of her two best friends, as well as an assist by Kermit and Miss Piggy, ultimately Shay and Blake’s love prevails. 
     
Girls Like Me
is a fun and fresh poetic take on teen angst, social media and online anonymity, and high school romance.


About the Author

Lola StVil was seven when she first came to the US from Port-au-Prince, Haiti. She attended Columbia College in Chicago, where her main focus was creative writing. She is the author of the best-selling Guardians series and the Noru series.


Praise For Girls Like Me

"Dynamic story of grief, loyalty, and, finally, some cheerworthy victories."
—Kirkus