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    • ISBN:9781444911107
    • Publication date:06 Sep 2012
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Shut Out

By Kody Keplinger

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From the author of The DUFF comes another sizzling Hamilton High story ...

The girls of Hamilton High are going on strike. Sick of the rivalry between their boyfriends' American football and soccer teams, Lissa and her friends are determined that the boys won't see any action from them until they put an end to their immature pranks. But Lissa hasn't counted on a new sort of rivalry: an impossible girls-against-boys showdown that hinges on who will cave to first. And Lissa finds that it's much harder than she ever thought it would be.

From the author of The Duff - now a major film starring Bella Thorne, Mae Whitman and Alison Janney, out in DVD in Summer 2015.

Biographical Notes

Kody Keplinger was born and raised in a small Kentucky town. She wrote her first novel, The DUFF (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) when she was only 17.

Kody is the cofounder of Disability in Kidlit, a website devoted to the representation of disabilities in children's literature.

Currently, Kody lives in New York City, where she teaches writing workshops and continues to write books for kids and teens. Kody's website is kodykeplinger.com

'I always felt like the "ugly girl" in high school - my best friends are insanely gorgeous - so when I was introduced to the word during my senior year, I knew I was the Duff. The idea of writing a book with "Duff" in the title started as a joke, but when I realized that my friends felt like Duffs, too, I knew I had to write this story.'

The DUFF is now a major motion picture starring Bella Thorne, Mae Whitman and Alison Janney.

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  • ISBN: 9781444909937
  • Publication date: 05 Jun 2014
  • Page count: 336
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
I really enjoyed this book, as it was fun and light and was a good laugh. — Scottish Daily Record
A fantastic debut - I can't wait to read more. — Goodreads.com
Expect to be recommending The DUFF to friends for years to come. — Romantic Times
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