Book of the Week: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

This short, young adult novel is a powerful celebration of non-conformity and being true to yourself. Stargirl, the new girl at Mica High, is anything but normal, which is exactly why Leo falls for her. But when the majority of the student body turn against her, shunning her for all the things that make her special, Leo has to decide if love or popularity are more important. A quick and satisfying read from Newberry Medalist, Jerry Spinelli, that will have you celebrating everything different and unique about yourself and those around you.

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