"Populazzi is a fresh, fun peek behind the popularity curtain. Elise Allen is a welcome new voice in YA fiction." —Eileen Cook, Author of The Education of Hailey Kendrick
"Populazzi is a smart, fun, and energetic ride through the twisting hallways of high school popularity." —Deb Caletti, author of The Secret Life of Prince Charming
"Hilarious, physiologically chewy, downright Machiavellian, and heartfelt in all the most satisfying ways." —Matthew Quick, author of Sorta Like a Rock Star
"In her first solo novel, Allen (coauthor of Elixir with Hilary Duff) offers a smart mix of hilarity and tragedy in this Macbeth—meets—Mean Girls tale."—Publishers Weekly
"The story unflinchingly depicts the dark and dangerous side of high-school popularity, making it a captivating read."—Kirkus Reviews
"Satisfying chick-lit...This brilliantly titled novel delivers exactly the right escapist fluff while remaining clean and innocent enough to appear on both junior high and high school shelves...and it should." —School Library Journal
ELISE ALLEN is a vibrant new voice in teen fiction. Populazzi is her first book for young adults. She has written for children's television and film and is co-writing Hilary Duff's first novel for teens, Elixir. She lives with her family in sunny Southern California.
Populazzi was pretty much one overly dramatic rich kid problem after another. Mean Girls except the plan isn't for pay back and the main character spends the first half of the book... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Lauren Maggiano
Oh. My. God. I love this book so* much! It's amazing and soon i found myself waking up at midnight to read it.Published 13 months ago by meeeeee
Cara is a really unique and realistic teen girl. She was down to earth and sweet. She reminded me of myself when I was her age. I found Archer to be really nice and adorable. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sarah Woodard
I wouldn't really recommend this to younger kids as there was some adult content. Not my favorite book but not the worstPublished 21 months ago by Chris N.
I can not say how much i loved this book!!! It had a lot of romance in it and boyfriend - girlfriend things. I just loved the drama and the ending was perfect!!! Read morePublished 22 months ago by Fashiongurl101
ths book is really good example of the many cliques in high school and what mean girls are like. I would reccomend (sp? Read morePublished 24 months ago by J. Hamilton
Cara Leonard doesn't want to be invisible at her new school. She doesn't even want to simply fit in. Cara wants to shine, to sit at the top of the social heap. Read morePublished on September 10, 2012 by Andrea Thompson
When Cara moves into a new neighborhood and a new high school her worst fears become realities. Being the new girl in school with no friends leaves her planning every step of her... Read morePublished on August 31, 2012 by Autumn Blues Reviews
Populazzi has a side-splitting humor at many points throughout so much so that I think the comedy will be the aspect that stays with me the most, making me smile every time I pass... Read morePublished on April 10, 2012 by Amarathon