Brutal by Michael Harmon. Poe Holly suddenly finds herself on the doorstep of the father she never knew, who also happens to be a counselor at her new high school. She misses LA, the guys in her punk band, even the shouting matches she used to have with her mom. But Poe finds friends: Theo and Velveeta, a born victim who’s the butt of every prank at Benders High. But when the pranks turn deadly, Poe knows she’s got to fix the system and take down the hero.