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The Duff: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger

                                                     Book title/ Author: The DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody Keplinger Publisher/ Year: April 5th 2012 Hodder Children's Books  Genre: YA Contemporary  Series: No  Pages: 343  Rating: 4 stars out of 5 *This review may contain spoilers!* Synopsis Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper knows she's not the hottest girl at school, but when school jock and resident moron Wesley casually refers to her as a DUFF- Designated Ugly Fat Friend- the gloves are off! If there's a thin line between love and hate then Bianca has crossed it.     She just never thought she was capable of breaking someone's heart... My review The DUFF is one of the first YA contemporary books I've read and it's a refreshing change from a paranormal or dystopian series. I see a lot of myself in Bianca- cynical and snarky- so I could easily relate to what she was feeling quite a lot. She is also i