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Megan McCafferty has written professionally about adolescence for two decades. The author of ten novels, she is best known for Sloppy Firsts and four more books in the New York Times-bestselling Jessica Darling series for teens. Jessica Darling’s IT List: The (Totally Not) Guaranteed Guide to Popularity, Prettiness and Perfection launches a new middle grade series of prequels. The JESSICA DARLING’S IT LIST digital movie starring Chloe East is on sale now!


Megan’s work–including the futuristic satires Bumped and Thumpedis published in fourteen languages and has earned honors from ALA and NYPL. She also volunteers for HiTOPS adolescent health center and is a Princeton University Community Fellow. Tweet, Facebook or [email protected].