Bree is a loser, a wannabe author who hides behind words. But when she’s told she needs to start living a life worth writing about, The Manifesto on How to Be Interesting is born. Six steps on how to be interesting. Six steps that will see her infiltrate the popular set, fall in love with someone forbidden and make the biggest mistake of her life.
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Following up her debut, Soulmates, journalist Holly Bourne spins another bittersweet tale of teenage life. Neglected by her wealthy parents, shunned by her popular classmates, Bree has just one goal in life: to be a published author. But after a countless rejections, the awkward 17-year-old devises six steps to becoming a more intriguing (and book-worthy) person. The Manifesto on How to Be Interesting offers a painfully funny and frank picture of youthful angst and bad behaviour. Bourne—one of the writers showcased in our Discover New Authors promotion—captures the agony of unrequited crushes, snarky feuds and vicious cliques with fresh, colourful language.