Fifteen-year-old Molly Biden is tired of being thought of as the good girl. She gives herself a make-over in order to capture Grady Dillon’s attention. But exactly how far is she willing to go to get the guy?
the best and hardest thing
a novel in verse
What is it about some guys?
They give off sparks as they walk by.
It doesn’t matter if they’re short or tall;
it doesn’t matter if they’re dark or light.
Some guys are beyond explanation;
some guys are both wrong and so right.
They give off sparks as they walk by,
and I’m inflammable and dry.
the best and hardest thing is a story told in many different kinds of poems. If you’re interested in writing poetry or simply learning more about it, you might enjoy reading the , which defines the forms used and gives a little background on why I used them. It’s not just a glossary - it’s a Chatty Glossary: like having the author giving you a behind the scenes look at how the book was written.