Cammy Hall has earned her reputation as a loser. She lives with her grandparents and has adopted their way of life...right down to the comfortable shoes and early bedtime. She even likes to knit. At school, people like Bekka Bell reign while Cammy and her best friend, the fearless Danish exchange student Gerdi, watch from the sidelines. But then Cammy starts receiving mysterious text messages with instructions on how to bring down the most popular kids. Is Cammy about to get her shot at being queen? This is the print version of the first interactive online novel. It premiered in July 2010 in partnership with LivingSocial and JC Penney on LoserQueen.com. Each week, readers across the world voted on what Cammy should do next. Everyone who followed online will want to own the story they helped create--and those who missed the event will be eager to find out what all the buzz is about! Plus, this edition includes all-new bonus features, including alternate endings and author commentary..com. Each week, readers voted on major plot twists. The winning choice was then encorporated into the next week's chapters. Now that voting--and the book--are complete, LOSER/QUEEN will be published as a paperback and packed with extras from the author... and readers will have the opportunity to own the book they helped create!Jodi Lynn Anderson, the national bestselling author of Peaches and The Secrets of Peaches, has lived in Georgia, Costa Rica, and New York, but she currently lives in Washington, D.C. Brittney Lee is a designer and animator. She lives in Emeryville, CA.
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