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The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl

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Publisher Comments:

A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year

*Fanboy's whip-smart, often hilariously sarcastic voice . . . adds fresh, urgent

perspective to age-old questions about how young people cope with . . . being misunderstood as they try to discover themselves. --Booklist, starred review

A captivating, darkly entertaining first novel. --Tom Perrotta, author of Election and Little Children

Fanboy has never had it good, but lately his sophomore year is turning

out to be its own special hell. The bullies have made him their

favorite target, his best (and only) friend seems headed for the dark

side (sports and popularity), and his pregnant mother and the step-fascist are eagerly awaiting the birth of the alien life form known as Fanboy's new little brother or sister.

Fanboy, though, has a secret: a graphic novel he's been working

on without telling anyone, a graphic novel that he is convinced will

lead to publication, fame, and--most important of all--a way out of

the crappy little town he lives in and all the

people that make it hell for him.

When Fanboy meets Kyra, a.k.a. Goth Girl, he finds an outrageous,

cynical girl who shares his love of comics as well as his hatred for

jocks and bullies. Fanboy can't resist someone who actually seems

to understand him, and soon he finds himself willing to heed her

advice--to ignore or crush anyone who stands in his way.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781606861561
Author:
Lyga, Barry
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Publication Date:
20070931
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Grade Level:
- Up
Language:
English
Pages:
311
Dimensions:
8.10x5.30x1.00 in. .85 lbs.
Age Level:
12-UP

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