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Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life by Rachel Renee Russell (Dork Diaries, Book 1)
Itís Diary of a Wimpy Kid for girls in this hilarious new novel!
Dork Diaries follows eighth grader Nikki Maxwell as she chronicles through text and sketches her move to a snooty new school; her epic battle with her mom for an iPhone; her enthusiasm for drawing and art; and a love/hate fascination with the new schoolís queen bee, a girl named Mackenzie, who becomes Nikkiís rival in a schoolwide art competition. Nikki writes about friendships, crushes, popularity, and family with a unique and fresh voice that still conveys a universal authenticity. Nikkiís sketches throughout her diary add humor and spunk to the book, a surefire hit with tween girl readers.