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Astrid Krieger lives in a rocket ship in the backyard of her parents’ estate.
 She has a fake boyfriend named Lukas, whom she calls Pierre.
 She only loves her grandfather, a man who develops nuclear warheads for a living.
 She tells it how it is. She gets what she wants. She is richer, prettier, and smarter than everyone she knows. Until . . .
 

"We think you should go to the public school," Dad said.

This was just a horrible, mean thing to say. Just hearing the words "public school" out loud made my mouth taste like urine (which, not coincidentally, is exactly how the public school smells). 

Will Astrid finally meet her match in the form of public school and those within (including the lazy-eyed Summer Wonder and Lucy “Hair Eater” Redlich)? Find out in this hilarious tragicomedy from New Girl and SNL writer David Iserson!

 

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A hilarious tragicomedy from New Girl and SNL writer David Iserson! 

Being Astrid Krieger is absolutely all it's cracked up to be.

She lives in a rocket ship in the backyard of her parents' estate.

She was kicked out of the elite Bristol Academy and she's intent on her own special kind of revenge to whomever betrayed her. 

She only loves her grandfather, an incredibly rich politician who makes his money building nuclear warheads.

It's all good until...

"We think you should go to the public school," Dad said. 

 This was just a horrible, mean thing to say. Just hearing the words "public school" out loud made my mouth taste like urine (which, not coincidentally, is exactly how the public school smells).  

Will Astrid finally meet her match in the form of public school? Will she find out who betrayed her and got her expelled from Bristol? Is Noah, the sweet and awkward boy she just met, hiding something?

 

About the Author

Jordan Sonnenblick is the author of the acclaimed DRUMS, GIRLS, & DANGEROUS PIE, NOTES FROM THE MIDNIGHT DRIVER, ZEN AND THE ART OF FAKING IT, and the sequel to DRUMS called AFTER EVER AFTER. He lives in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with his wife and two children.

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ISBN:
9780439755207
Subtitle:
First Edition
Author:
Sonnenblick, Jordan
Author:
Iserson, David
Author:
Iserson
Author:
David
Publisher:
Razorbill
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Family - Siblings
Subject:
Brothers
Subject:
Social Issues - Adolescence
Subject:
Health & Daily Living - Diseases
Subject:
Middle schools
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Adolescence
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Girls & Women
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20130516
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in
Age Level:
12-17

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Product details 336 pages Scholastic Paperbacks - English 9780439755207 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A hilarious tragicomedy from New Girl and SNL writer David Iserson! 

Being Astrid Krieger is absolutely all it's cracked up to be.

She lives in a rocket ship in the backyard of her parents' estate.

She was kicked out of the elite Bristol Academy and she's intent on her own special kind of revenge to whomever betrayed her. 

She only loves her grandfather, an incredibly rich politician who makes his money building nuclear warheads.

It's all good until...

"We think you should go to the public school," Dad said. 

 This was just a horrible, mean thing to say. Just hearing the words "public school" out loud made my mouth taste like urine (which, not coincidentally, is exactly how the public school smells).  

Will Astrid finally meet her match in the form of public school? Will she find out who betrayed her and got her expelled from Bristol? Is Noah, the sweet and awkward boy she just met, hiding something?

 

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