- Jody Lewandowski
If you enjoyed Megan Meade's Guide to the McGowan Boys, here are some other
titles you may like:
How to be Popular by Meg Cabot.
Summary: Sixteen-year-old Steph Landry finds an old book on how to be
popular and decides to change her social status by following its advice,
much to the bafflement of her two best friends. Surprising romance!
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen.
Two teenagers who are neighbors, describe, in alternating chapters, how
their feelings about each other, themselves, and their families change
over the years, beginning with their first meeting at age seven.
Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman.
"I am bit by fleas and plagued by family. That is all there is to say."
The diary of a thirteenth-century girl, complete with contemporary oaths
like "God's thumbs!" Try living with a father who just wants to marry
you off to the richest man!
Sorcery and Cecelia, or, The Enchanted Chocolate Pot by Patricia C.
Wrede and Caroline Stevermer.
Summary: In 1817 in England, two young cousins, Cecilia living in the
country and Kate in London, write letters to keep each other informed of
their exploits, which take a sinister turn when they find themselves
confronted by evil wizards. Includes one of those "love to hate each