Waiting for You is by Susane Colasanti. Marisa has struggled with anxiety attacks in the past. But this is her sophomore year and she wants a new beginning, which she hopes will include her first boyfriend. Will it be the popular Derek or the geeky Nash? Then there's the anonymous D.J. whose podcasts are rocking the school. Things seem to be starting out well, but can it last?
Ratings: 8th grade - 8 out of 10.