The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
by E. Lockhart
Character Role Analysis
Scrappy Frankie makes things happen—even when everyone else is underestimating her. Though people think that she should just stay in her place and be a pretty girl, Frankie isn't content to just go on with her life and have a hot boyfriend. No, she wants to make a difference, even if it gets her in trouble with said boyfriend. She challenges the system, outsmarts the boys, and even gets a new salad bar for the cafeteria… all through her own ingenuity. And we root for her all along the way.