Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
Awkward looks like it will a fun read, and I love the doodle art on the cover. I’m curious to see how Mackenzie deals with her sudden fame, too.
Mackenzie Wellesley has spent her life avoiding the spotlight. At Smith High, she’s the awkward junior people only notice when they need help with homework. Until she sends a burly football player flying with her massive backpack and makes a disastrous—not to mention unwelcome—attempt at CPR. Before the day is out, the whole fiasco explodes on YouTube.
And then the strangest thing happens. Suddenly, Mackenzie is an Internet sensation, with four million hits and counting. Sucked into a whirlwind of rock stars, paparazzi, and free designer clothes, she even catches the eye of the most popular guy at school. And that’s when life gets really interesting…
In stores January 2012
What are you waiting on?