Along Came Jordan
by Brenda Maxfield
When it comes to love, sophomore Emili Jones is famous for brainless decisions. She falls for Jordan Lawman but stuffs down her feelings, believing they can only lead to pain. When Laine Meadow, the reigning social queen, sets her sights on Jordan and senses competition in Emili, war is declared.
Emili also struggles to help her little sister, and her father's job loss adds to the turmoil.