Stargirl

Author: Jerry Spinelli
Reviewer's Age: Grade 9

Madness hits Arizona when Stargirl makes her appearance at Mica High. At first, people are taken back by her strange behavior and appearance, but she somehow manages to become one of the most popular students in the school. Everyone wants to be like her. Later, people are annoyed by her outrageous and spirited behavior and the ignoring begins. However, she soon wins the heart of Leo Borlock. Eventually Leo panics and urges Stargirl to become normal when his friends stop talking to him. Stargirl is a book that teaches the morals of popularity and love. You’ll be left standing in Stargirl’s stardust.