I really, really hate giving 1 star reviews because I know authors work very hard on their books. So I wanted to like this but, seriously, how is this any different from Lisa McMann's Dream Catcher series?
Apart from the main character having a severe case of
and there being a lot of girl on girl hate and slut shaming, I mean?
Maybe you have to have been part of that specific cultural experience to relate to these characters, but man, I thought American high-schoolers were only this hateful (and clichéd and underdeveloped) in movies. The characters and plot were extremely implausible to me.