How Not to Be Popular Characters

Jennifer Ziegler
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Maggie

Maggie Dempsey's real name is Sugar Magnolia. But, she prefers Maggie. Her parents Les and Rosie are free-spirited hippies and although Maggie appreciates the freedom that they allow her, she also understands how unconventional they are. Her family has moves around the country, never settling in one place longer than four months. This time, after leaving Portland for Austin, she has decided that she's no longer going to get attached to Austin as home or the people there as friends.

From how Maggie describes herself, she is significantly more conventional than her parents. She always fits in with the popular crowd, but is never the alpha female. She's usually just one of the popular girls on the periphery. She dates the popular guys and eschews the stereotypical geeks and dorks like everybody else. In Austin since she's intentionally trying to not make friends, she chooses to spend time...

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