The Duff: (designated Ugly Fat Friend)

Paperback | February 3, 2015

byKody Keplinger

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TheNew York Timesbestseller is now a major motion picture!

Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper may not be the prettiest girl in her high school, but she has a loyal group of friends, a biting wit, and a spot-on BS detector. She's also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush, who calls Bianca the Duff--the designated ugly fat friend--of her crew.

But things aren't so great at home and Bianca, desperate for a distraction, ends up kissing Wesley. Worse, she likes it. Eager for escape, Bianca throws herself into a closeted enemies-with-benefits relationship with him.

Until it all goes horribly awry. It turns out Wesley isn't such a bad listener, and his life is pretty screwed up, too. Suddenly Bianca realizes with absolute horror that she's falling for the guy she thought she hated more than anyone.

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TheNew York Timesbestseller is now a major motion picture!Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper may not be the prettiest girl in her high school, but she has a loyal group of friends, a biting wit, and a spot-on BS detector. She's also way too smart to fall for the charms of man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush, who calls Bianca the ...

Kody Keplinger was born and raised in a small Kentucky town. She wrote her first novel,The DUFF (Designated Ugly Fat Friend),during her senior year of high school.The DUFFwas aNew York Timesbestseller, a YALSA Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers, and aRomantic TimesTop Pick. Since then, Kody has written two more young adult novels...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1 inPublished:February 3, 2015Publisher:Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316381802

ISBN - 13:9780316381802

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"Kudos to the 18-year-old Keplinger for writing a heroine whose complicated relationship with sex is honest and heartbreaking. This for-more-mature teens novel deftly illustrates how even consensual sex can be emotionally destructive, and captures thoughts about self-image and the many different types of relationships. Expect to be recommending THE DUFF to friends for years to come."-Romantic Times