Lenni can’t please anyone lately. At school, her
friends want her to kiss someone for a stupid
competition. At home, her grandmother wants
her to be more ladylike. And on the athletics field,
her friend Adam has started acting like a big
weirdo around her.
Then Lenni meets Jo, the new girl at school, and
everything feels so normal. Jo is cool and fun, and
unlike anyone Lenni’s ever known.
Finally, someone’s on Lenni’s wavelength!
The first thing that Meredith Badger ever wanted to be was a writer and illustrator. Actually, the very first thing she wanted to be was a tight-rope walker because she wanted to wear a tutu and carry a parasol. But once she realised her balance wasn’t all that great, she decided she’d like to make books instead.
And this is exactly what she has done since her first published story appeared in DOLLY magazine