Nice and Mean
Marina is mean. Sachi is nice. Marina is Barney’s. Sachi is Burlington Coat Factory. It’s bad enough they’re forced to coexist in their middle-school’s high-profile video elective—but now they’re being forced to work together on the big semester project. Marina’s objective? Out her wannabe BFF as a fashion victim to the entire middle school. Sachi’s objective? Prove that she’s not just the smiley class pencil-lender and broaden her classmates’ cultural horizons. Work together in harmony? Yeah, that would be a "no." How can Sachi film something meaningful, and Marina, something fabulous, if they’re yoked to each other?
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When mean girl Marina and nice girl Sachi are partnered for a video project, can they put aside their differences to make the project work? This is a great middle-grade read with authentic, diverse ... Read full review
Addie Addie’s Alex Alex Bradley asked Avery Avery’s backpack Bar Mitzvah bhangra boyfriend burst chair chapati Chelsea cool desk didn’t want door dress Elizabeth eyes face feel film Flora and Lainey friends giggled girls gotten grabbed guess guys hadn’t hair hand head homeroom I’m sorry interview Jake’s JANE JACOBS Julian kids kind knew laughed leaned Ling LITTLE BLACK BOOK locker looked lunch Marina Glass MARINA’S LITTLE BLACK mean melba toast mother movie Nani’s Natasha nice nodded Okay Pallavi parents Phillips plebes Priyanka pulled Rachel Winter ravioli Sachi Parikh SACHI’S VIDEO NIGHTMARE scooched she’d She’s shook shrugged sitting smiled someone sorry sound squeegee stared started stepmom sure talk tell Test Prep Thanks there’s thing thought told tray trying turned Victim/Victorious video class voice waited walked wasn’t wear what’s going whispered Yeah