Anika considers herself a half-breed. She live in Lincoln NE with her mother and her step-father she refers to as the Ogre. Her father is from Romania. She is the third most popular girl in school, a fact she attributes to hanging out with mean-girl Becky. Becky rules the roost and her favorite past-time is starting vicious rumors and destroying people's lives. Anika is so terrified of becoming a victim, she follows along. Then, former nerd, Logan, shows up for school cool. He drives a moped, got a haircut, and sports a leather jacket. He starts giving Anika a ride home from school, but their budding relationship comes to a halt when Anika sees a dark side of Logan she cannot erase from her mind.
This book is all about making choices and I rather enjoyed it, except for the unnecessary profanity, right up to the end, which was really lame. Too bad the author could not have thought of a better way to wrap things up. Can't wait to see what the teens think of this book.