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Maureen, a thirteen-year-old self-proclaimed dork-a-saurus, is totally addicted to cupcakes and hot dogs and thinks that her body looks like a baked potato. Allergy-plagued Alice can't touch a mango without breaking out in a rash, and if she eats wheat, her vision goes blurry. Klutzy to the extreme, Barbara is a beanpole who often embarrasses herself in front of the whole school. These outcasts don't have much in common--other than the fact that they are often targets of the ThreePees: the Pretty, Popular, Perfect girls who rule the school.
Nerd Girls - The Rise of the Dorkasaurus
By Alan Lawrence Sitomer
Hardcover: 224 pages
Age Range: 11 and up
Grade Level: 6 and up
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion (July 5, 2011)
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