Jessica Darlings it list

Megan McCafferty

What's it about ?

The day before starting 7th grade Jessica Darling receives a list from her perfectionist, popular, beautiful sister telling her how to succeed in junior high. While trying to follow it everything goes unexpected including losing people she is very close with. Read more to find out what happens with Jessica's year in middle school.

Powerful point in writing

'I've hadn't gotten to homeroom yet and I'd already discovered five hard truths about junior high:


1. My best friend had turned pretty.

2. She didn't know it yet.

3. It wouldn't be long before she did.

4. That knowledge would change everything between us.

5. A there wasn't a thing i could do about it."


I think this is powerful because it's her first day of junior high and she already thinks that she is doomed.

In conclusion, i like this book becuase it tells a story about a girl around my age and about her experience in j