371 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm
Graphic novels lcgft
"Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers."--Title page verso.
"Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school. She is friendless--an outcast--because she busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops, so now nobody will talk to her, let alone listen to her.