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The first ten lies they tell you in high school."Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school. She is friendless, outcast, because she busted an

Author Laurie Halse Anderson

Pages 208

Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Published Date 2011-05-10

ISBN 1429997044 9781429997041

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unfinished_sentenc shared a tip "I read this book so many times as a teen. Trigger Warning for Self Harm and Sexual Abuse."

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maggie_wells shared a tip "Such a good book, will most likely make you cry."

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brooke_hegenbarth shared a tip "So good and so powerful. I cried but it helped me through a hard time. Never let anyone silence you."

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lindsay_briede shared a tip "Good read.. But VERY powerful afterword message by Jadon Reynolds"

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austin_ferris shared a tip "Just short of 200 pages and a great short read"

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jennie_kramp_anders shared a tip "I mean, I liked it but to each their own."

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alexaespinoza shared a tip "Definitely worth it"

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lubna.com shared a tip "Laurie Anderson is an amazing author and she described this character in such a relatable way!"

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Noirlol shared a tip "I relate to the character sometimes"

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naomi_y_nicole shared a tip "This book brings tears when I read it,super sad and the movie is also really good 10/10 recommend:)"

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shawna_stewart shared a tip "It's a great read. I found it to be empowering"

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kelsie_shaffer_8764 shared a tip "It was an interesting book."

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leah_casini shared a tip "This is the best book that I have ever read."

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j_halko shared a tip "It was an amazing book. I loved it."

camille_whalen shared a tip "It’s heavy and really good"

monse_2772 shared a tip "Absolutely a friend recommended the book to me and it was worth it ! Really amazing and powerful book"

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sherry_mecklem shared a tip "Was a true and inspiring book"

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audree_mcdougall shared a tip "Relatable lmao"

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emily_davis_1358 shared a tip "The outsiders was really good."

ella_6911 shared a tip "My favorite book is “Tiger eyes” by Judy Blume, my favorite series is the Folk of The Air series by Holly Black, what about you?"

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zoey_petersen shared a tip "Such a beautiful book. The movie was insanely good too, Kristen Stewart did an amazing job."

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starryaslan shared a tip "it's a great read and has a lot of insight into the way s/a victims cope with the trauma"

jhazmyn_mungin shared a tip "Loved this book, one of my favorites. Although it has some dark undertones still a good read."

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zo_zo_fam shared a tip "It’s been a year sense I’ve read it so idk😂"

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zo_zo_fam shared a tip "I loved this book"

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nelena_gregory shared a tip "Well written and I love seeing from the POV of someone who doesn’t speak and the reason why she doesn’t."

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ada_r shared a tip "I love this book, it’s definitely one of my favorites :)"

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peyton_pearcy shared a tip "YOU NEED TO READ THIS PERIOD"

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the_citali shared a tip "It has a really great plot. Be prepared for toxic habits and things someone shouldn't be a bystander too."

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aleena_gulbranson shared a tip "finished it in a day, awesone"

lily_davis_9938 shared a tip "Such a good book!"

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brooke_lyman shared a tip "You havent even read this one sis"

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smartaleck05 shared a tip "Movie is actually pretty good as well~~"

mynameisno shared a tip "Ita one of the good ones, it was a tear jerker too, I would definitely recommend this 👌"

mynameisno shared a tip "I just read what was at the library, i didnt realise there was a series!?! Thanks for telling me 😅"

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jaedynn_whitted shared a tip "It was beautiful. The way it was entirely written out was outstanding. To this day I feel an emotional connection to this book."

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jaqueline_canas shared a tip "I just love this book so much, There are no words to describe it."

lily_tom shared a tip "This book kept me wondering the whole time!!"

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aubryanna_smith shared a tip "i related to this book on a deep personal level. i can’t read it again but it was good."

any_tan shared a tip "Surprising depth from a young adult novel. Short read with vivid imagery. Great points of discussion and journaling."

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