Maureen Johnson is the New York Times bestselling author of over a dozen YA novels, including 13 Little Blue Envelopes, The Name of the Star, and Truly Devious. She is also the co-host of the political podcast Says Who and lives in New York City. Tim Federle is an award-winning writer whose works include the New York Times Notable Books The Great American Whatever and Better Nate Than Ever, and the global bestseller Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist. He lives in New York City.
Candor and passion radiate from the 30 voices raised in this trenchant and timely compendium of interviews, essays, reflections, illustrations, and poems. -- Publisher's Weekly This offers plenty of access points for teens looking for advice, catharsis, and/or motivation. -- The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books