Damsel Distressed by Kelsey MackeDamsel Distressed by Kelsey Macke

Damsel Distressed

byKelsey Macke

Paperback | October 14, 2014

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Hot girls get the fairy tales. No one cares about the stepsisters' story. Those girls don't get a sweet little ending; they get a lifetime of longing.

Imogen Keegen has never had a happily ever after-in fact, she doesn't think they are possible. Ever since her mother's death seven years ago, Imogen has pulled herself in and out of therapy. When Imogen's new stepsister, Ella Cinder, moves in down the hall, Imogen begins losing grip on the pieces she's been trying to hold together. The only things that gave her solace--the theatre, cheese fries, and her best friend, Grant--aren't enough to save her from her pain this time. While Imogen is enjoying her moment in the spotlight after the high school musical, the journal pages containing her darkest thoughts get put on display. Now, Imogen must resign herself to be crushed under the ever-increasing weight of her pain, or finally accept the starring role in her own life story. And maybe even find herself a happily ever after.

Kelsey Macke has been creative for as long as she can remember. Her formative years were spent writing songs, horrible poetry, and mastering the art of drama queenery. When she's not writing, she's working on music with her Husband as part of folky, indie-pop duo Wedding Day Rain. She is represented by Jessica Sinsheimer of the Sarah J...
Title:Damsel DistressedFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.01 × 5.37 × 0.79 inPublished:October 14, 2014Publisher:Spencer Hill PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1939392179

ISBN - 13:9781939392176


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[Kelsey Macke] is changing the state of YA books as we know it with her must-read novel. --MTV Act. -- https://twitter.com/MTVact/status/431155920505413632