By Courtney Summers
Mountaineering to the head of the social ladder is hard--falling from it's even harder. Regina Afton was a member of the Fearsome Fivesome, an all-girl clique either feared and respected through the scholars at Hallowell High... until eventually vicious rumors approximately her and her most sensible friend's boyfriend begin going around. Now Regina's been "frozen out" and her ex-best pals are out for revenge. If Regina was once to blame, it might be something, however the rumors are faraway from the terrifying fact and the bullying is getting extra excessive through the day. She takes solace within the corporation of Michael Hayden, a misfit with a sad prior who she herself used to bully. Friendship does not come simply for those onetime enemies, and as Regina works not easy to atone for her previous, she realizes Michael should be greater than only a friend... if threats from the Fearsome Foursome do not holiday them either first.Tensions develop and the abuse worsens because the ultimate days of senior yr march towards an explosive end during this darkish new story from the writer of Cracked as much as Be.
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I think like asking him to stick. To by no means go away this room. yet i do know that quickly he'll depart and. .. I’m going to ring him that evening. I’m not likely to write down something down. i'd no longer even say something. simply hearken to him breathe. Lucy and Jim are on my own. To the area they appear to be doing o.k.: they've got jobs, buddies, pursuits (well, type of).
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The paint is fresh enough to ruin my shirt but dry enough to keep from smearing into an unintelligible mess. ” Someone asks. I touch the paint again. It’s really there. ” The scene fades back in. Voices assert themselves over the sound of my heart pounding in my chest, and they’re all saying something about me. Me. Donnie Henderson. Did I really bone Donnie Henderson. His hand up my skirt. Mouth on my neck. I step back and end up on someone’s foot. They swear at me. Watch it, bitch. I focus on not looking like a cornered animal and try to zero in on a face I know, someone familiar amid the slack-jawed rubberneckers.
I ignore him and turn to her. ” She brushes her hair out of her eyes. ” “I’m right here,” Henry says, annoyed. ” I ask Jeanette. Another of my duties as designated driver. If I can’t prevent an undesirable drunken hookup, then why bother being here sober in the first place? Jeanette grins and nods. “You know, I’m in the circle,” Henry points out. ” “But you’re kind of an asshole,” I tell him. He smirks and laces his fingers through Jeanette’s. They amble through the smoke. He glances back at me once.
He laughs again, like Let’s go inside is code for something it’s not, but I guess he’s right: I guess I look hot tonight. Anna loaned me a shirt and skirt, and everything she owns is nice. I want you to look really good for once, Regina. I’ve spent the last seven hours afraid someone’s going to vomit all over me, because I can’t afford to replace the labels I’m wearing. I help Josh up the path to his front door. ” He’s met with scattered applause and cheers that barely make it over the music. He shakes his head ruefully, listing sideways.