Laurie Friedman is the author of the popular Mallory series, The Mostly Miserable Life of April Sinclair series, and many award-winning picture books. She lives in Florida. Natasha Shaloshvili is a professional illustrator whose work has appeared in fashion magazines, on corporate websites, in outdoor ads, and in clothing prints. She lives in St. Petersburg, Russia.
"When her best friend's boyfriend breaks up with her, April is ready to be a shoulder to cry on. What she is not ready for is to be blamed for the breakup. As more of her friends turn against her, April must find a way to rebuild her social life. With her friends Sophie, Billy, and Leo, April does her best to make the New Year a positive one. But that is a lot easier said than done. As the sixth installment of The Mostly Miserable Life of April Sinclair, Too Much Drama is sure to delight fans of the series, with special appeal for middle grade readers. While the plot is simple and straightforward, the story tackles the real issue of friendship challenges teens face during high school. With several questions left unanswered at the end of the book, April's future is captivating enough to have readers anticipating the next book."--VOYA--Journal