By Megan Abbott
Addy Hanlon has regularly been Beth Cassidy's ally and depended on lieutenant. Beth calls the photographs and Addy incorporates them out, a normal order of items that has introduced them to the head in their high-school careers. Now they're seniors who rule the intensely aggressive cheer squad, feared and by way of the opposite women -- until eventually the younger new trainer arrives.
Cool and commanding, an emissary from the grownup international simply past their achieve, trainer Colette French attracts Addy and the opposite cheerleaders into her lifestyles. purely Beth, unsettled via the hot regime, is still open air Coach's golden circle, waging a sophisticated yet vicious crusade to regain her place as "top girl" -- either with the group and with Addy herself.
Then a suicide focuses a police research on trainer and her squad. After the 1st wave of outrage and grief, Addy attempts to discover the reality in the back of the demise -- and learns that the boundary among loyalty and love could be harmful terrain.
The uncooked passions of girlhood are dropped at existence during this taut, unflinching exploration of friendship, ambition, and tool. Award-winning novelist Megan Abbott, writing with what Tom Perrotta has hailed as "total authority and a nearly determined intensity," presents a harrowing glimpse into the darkish middle of the all-American girl.
Anthony Award Nominee for most sensible Novel (2013)
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