By Cassandra Carter
From ally to frenemy to flat-out enemy
For her candy sixteen, Jordan Wright eliminates the frizzy hair, the conservative outfits, and at last likes the hip new lady smiling within the replicate. So whilst she hears approximately an open casting demand the most well liked rapper's new video, she has the arrogance to move for it. She and her ally, Adrienne, test with enormous quantities of hopefuls, yet purely Jordan makes it. Adrienne turns out superb with it. but if Jordan begins getting a few critical awareness, Adrienne becomes a hater. And after Jordan has an blameless in-the-hall dialog with Adrienne's ex-boyfriend—they dated for one week, like 4 years ago!—Adrienne plots to damage Jordan's existence via spreading rumors, writing stuff at the toilet partitions and telling Jordan she'd be lifeless. all of sudden Jordan's acceptance is fading. disregard candy 16. She quickly discovers that what she wishes so much is to discover the power to be herself.
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