Zaar, Sara. Sweethearts.

Author:Larsen, Ashleigh
Position::Young adult review - Brief article - Book review

ZAAR, Sara. Sweethearts. Little, Brown. 224p. c2008. 0-316-01455-9. $16.99. JS

Jennifer Harris was an overweight girl who was bullied all the time in elementary school. She wasn't the only one, though; a boy named Cameron Quick was also an elementary school outcast. The two of them became best friends. One day, Cameron just disappeared, and her mother convinced Jennifer that he was dead. As Jennifer grows up now without Cameron, she resolves to leave her old life behind. She loses weight, changes schools, and becomes part of the popular high school crowd. But, just as she is beginning to forget about her previous life as the socially tormented little girl, several clues hint that Cameron might not be dead after all. Jennifer...

To continue reading