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Review: The Mall by Megan McCafferty



Blurb from Goodreads:
New York Times bestselling author Megan McCafferty returns to her roots with this YA coming of age story set in a New Jersey mall.

The year is 1991. Scrunchies, mixtapes and 90210 are, like, totally fresh. Cassie Worthy is psyched to spend the summer after graduation working at the Parkway Center Mall. In six weeks, she and her boyfriend head off to college in NYC to fulfill The Plan: higher education and happily ever after.

But you know what they say about the best laid plans...

Set entirely in a classic “monument to consumerism,” the novel follows Cassie as she finds friendship, love, and ultimately herself, in the most unexpected of places. Megan McCafferty, beloved New York Times bestselling author of the Jessica Darling series, takes readers on an epic trip back in time to The Mall.
My Review:
 
This was fun!  Even though this was set when I was still in elementary school, I definitely got all the references and had a really fun time reading this.  I love Megan McCafferty's Jessica Darling series and I have to say that Cassie Worthy is pretty awesome, too!  Definitely a fun summer read.

The Mall comes out soon on July 28, 2020, and you can purchase HERE.  I really liked this blast from the past and hope that you do, too!
Slade was just so predictable with his handsomeness, the quintessence of every uncreative football-playing, homecoming queen-dating, keg-tapping high school stud stereotype. It's as if he'd enrolled in a master class at the Cobra Kai Academy of Asshole Arts and Sciences but took it pass-fail because he couldn't be be bothered to put in the extra effort required for a unique spin on teenage cockiness.

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