Review: The Opposite of Geek by Ria Voros

Book cover for The Opposite of Geek by Ria Voros.

Title: The Opposite of Geek
Author: Ria Voros
Publisher: Scholastic
Publication Date: September, 2013
Pages: 223
Stars: 3.5/5

Summary (from Goodreads): Gretchen Meyers doesn’t know exactly what went wrong, but life in the tenth grade is beginning to suck. As if having a semi-nudist, food-obsessed family wasn’t awkward enough, she has lost her best friend to the fanatical school swim team, and her math grade is so close to negative digits that only emergency tutoring can save it. So far, so high school. Then James/Dean rolls into her life — also known as her zit-faced chemistry tutor James and his slightly less zit-faced cousin Dean. Kind-hearted rebels without a cause, they draw Gretchen out of classroom hell, and briefly the world seems full of possibility.  Continue reading