Girls like me /Material type: BookPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780544706743 (hardback); 0544706749 (hardback).Subject(s): Novels in verse | Self-esteem -- Fiction | Bullying -- Fiction | Love -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Humorous stories | Self-esteem in adolescence -- Juvenile fiction | Bullying -- Juvenile fiction | Romance fiction | Friendship in adolescence -- Juvenile fiction | Bullying | Friendship in adolescence | Romance fiction | Self-esteem in adolescence | Novels in verse | Humorous stories | Humorous stories | Fiction | Juvenile works | Novels in verseSummary: Fifteen-year-old Shay is trying to cope with being overweight and getting bullied in school, but when she falls in love with mysterious Blake, insecure Shay needs the help of her two best friends to make love prevail.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
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.
Fifteen-year-old Shay is trying to cope with being overweight and getting bullied in school, but when she falls in love with mysterious Blake, insecure Shay needs the help of her two best friends to make love prevail.