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Reckless Summary
Cecily Von Ziegesar

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Reckless Summary

Plot Summary

This novel for young people is the third in the "It Girl" series of novels, inspired by the popular "Gossip Girl" series and featuring one of its important characters, Jenny Humphrey. In this particular novel, Jenny and several of her fellow students at Waverly Academy find themselves caught up in a convoluted web of romance, sex, rivalries, and illicit partying. As events unfold, the narrative explores themes related to the importance of self-respect, the tension between honesty and secrets, and the nature of responsibility.

The narrative begins as Jenny and her artsy boyfriend Easy, her driven friend Brett, her self-centered roommate Callie, her enemy Tinsley, and the rest of the students at the upper class Waverly Academy prepare for Trustee Weekend. Traditionally, Trustee Weekend has provided an opportunity for students to party while faculty and administration are busy courting the wallets and goodwill of donors and parents. At...

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