Don't Even Think About It
When Class 10B gets flu shots in Don't Even Think About It, they definitely don't expect telepathy to be one of the side effects. (For teen and YA readers)
We weren't always like this. We used to be average New York City high school sophomores. Until our homeroom went for flu shots. We were prepared for some side effects. Maybe a headache. Maybe a sore arm. We definitely didn't expect to get telepathic powers. But suddenly we could hear what everyone was thinking. Our friends. Our parents. Our crushes. Now we all know that Tess is in love with her best friend, Teddy. That Mackenzie cheated on Cooper. That, um, Nurse Carmichael used to be a stripper.
Since we've kept our freakish skill a secret, we can sit next to the class brainiac and ace our tests. We can dump our boyfriends right before they dump us. We know what our friends really think of our jeans, our breath, our new bangs. We always know what's coming. Some of us will thrive. Some of us will crack. None of us will ever be the same.
So stop obsessing about your ex. We're always listening.
Praise for Don't Even Think About It
"Smart and frequently hilarious." —Publishers Weekly, starred review
"A tour-de-force comic narration that will leave you gasping in awe — if you ever catch your breath from laughing." —E. Lockhart, author of We Were Liars
"Hilarious, moving, and utterly ingenious." —Robin Wasserman, author of the Book of Blood and Shadow and the Waking Dark
"Sarah Mlynowski does it again with a fresh, fun, and fabulous story filled with secrets, surprises, and a sixth sense. Don't even THINK about passing up this hilarious read!" —Elizabeth Eulberg, author of the Lonely Hearts Club
"Finally, someone understands that if you develop powers as a teenager, it's not the government you have to watch out for—it's your best friends. Funny, realistic, heartfelt, satiric, and unpredictable." —Ned Vizzini, New York Times bestselling author of It's Kind of a Funny Story
2017 Louisiana Young Readers’ Choice Awards Honor Book
2015-2016 Teen Readers' Choice Stellar Award