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    Confessions of an Almost Girlfriend – Louise Rozett

    “‘JUMP, FAGGOT! JUMP!’ And just like that, summer is over.  Symbolically, anyway.  I’ve been at this party for sixty seconds and already the tyranny of the swim thugs is so suffocating, it’s like I never even had any summer break to detox from freshman year.  Not that summer can be really considered a break when you spend the whole thing either folding clothes at the Gap on in therapy. With your mother.” Last year Rose was bullied,the centre of attention for all the wrong reasons and was still coming to terms with her fathers death. Its safe to say her first year at Union High was a disaster. Determined to…

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    Confessions of An Angry Girl – Louise Rozett

    “This, dear reader, is a tale of the hell of high school. Of being dropper into a world where it seems like everyone is speaking a foreign language. Where friends become enemies and enemies become nightmares. Where life suddenly seems like a string of worse-case scenarios from health-class movies.” Rose is angry, not only has she just started high school, her best friend has suddenly become sex-obsessed and every now and then she bursts into tears. Its got something to do with her dad dying in the summer and something to do with the fact that everything seems to be moving her backwards on the social pecking order, rather than…