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Westerfeld, Scott. BOGUS TO BUBBLY : AN INSIDER'S GUIDE TO THE WORLD OF THE UGLIES New York : Simon Pulse, 2008 IL YA ISBN 1416974369 Have you read Scott Westerfeld's Uglies series? Well, if not let me tell you a little about it. It takes place in the future when physical beauty is very important. As a matter of fact, everyone undergoes surgery to make them beautiful. Before then, they live together as a society of uglies. In the first book, we meet Tally who ends up not being sure that she wants to be like everyone else. The next 3 books follows the story through the end. This guide book is intended to be an overview of the world and help readers understand what is going on. You'll find out about the cliques. And the gadgets involved in the story. And so much more.