1. How We Fell Apart by Katie Zhao
This is a dark academia book with gossip girl meets mean girls vibes!
2. The Lying Game by Sara Shephard
This is a darker version of Mean Girls!
3. Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin
Hana’s colleagues and her boss feels like an adult version of Mean Girls.
4. Ace of Spades by Faridah Abike-Iyimide
This is a dark academia mean girls meets gossip girl vibes kind of book!
5. You Truly Assumed by Laila Sabreen
This is available for pre-order!! The girls deal with hate comments that they receive after publishing a blog together.
6. The Upside of Falling by Alex Light
This is a book about fake dating and dealing with what others think of them (similar vibes to mean girls).
7. Not Here to Be Liked by Michelle Quach
This book has a feminist theme and I really loved the arc!! I highly recommend this book and it’s got a rivals to lovers trope.
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