Title: The It Girl (The It Girl, 1)
Author: Katy Birchall
Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult
Source: Secret Santa
Publisher: Egmont (7th May 2015)
Anna Huntley’s aims in life:
1. To recerate famous film scenes with Dog (her pet Labrador) such as the lift from The Lion King during that ‘Circle of Life’ song.
2. To NOT accidentally set Deputy Queen Bee Josie Graham’s HAIR on FIRE (again).
3. To keep her very first and only two school friends by NOT doing anything in usual manner of socially inept DORK and OUTCAST.
4. To find out whether points 1 and 2 constitute being socially inept – or outcastish.
5. To find a cupboard to hide in with Dog (preferably for life) after her dad gets engaged to one of the most famous actresses ever, the PAPARAZZI move in and the WHOLE WORD is on the brink of discovering why no one wants to be friends with Anna . . .
Rating: *** (3 stars)
THE IT GIRL by Katy Birchall is the first book in a new series. They story follows Anna Huntley who finds herself moving from invisible new girl, to hanging with the popular crowd at school when her dad gets engaged to a famous actress.