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Synopsis:

Read by John Ritter

Approx. 4h rs. 25 mins.

3 cassettes

Leo Borlock follows the unspoken rule at Mica Area High and everything changes--for Leo and for the entire school. After 15 years of home schooling, Stargirl bursts into tenth grade in an explosion of color and a clatter of ukulele music enchanting the Mica student body. But the delicate scales of popularity suddenly shift and Stargirl is shunned for everything that maker her different. Somewhere in the midst of Stargirl's arrival and rise and fall, normal Leo Borlick has tumbled into love with her.

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Stargirl. From the day she arrives at quiet Mica High in a burst of color and sound, the hallways hum with the murmur of “Stargirl, Stargirl.” She captures Leo Borlocks heart with just one smile. She sparks a school-spirit revolution with just one cheer. The students of Mica High are enchanted. At first.

Then they turn on her. Stargirl is suddenly shunned for everything that makes her different, and Leo, panicked and desperate with love, urges her to become the very thing that can destroy her: normal. In this celebration of nonconformity, Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli weaves a tense, emotional tale about the perils of popularity and the thrill and inspiration of first love.

From the Hardcover edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780739338971
Author:
Spinelli, Jerry
Publisher:
Listening Library
Read by:
Ritter, John
Read:
Ritter, John
Author:
Ritter, John H.
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
High schools
Subject:
Schools
Subject:
Individuality
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-General
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Four CD
Publication Date:
20070131
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6.12x5.65x.97 in. .34 lbs.
Media Run Time:
265
Age Level:
10-13

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Product details pages Listening Library - English 9780739338971 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Read by John Ritter

Approx. 4h rs. 25 mins.

3 cassettes

Leo Borlock follows the unspoken rule at Mica Area High and everything changes--for Leo and for the entire school. After 15 years of home schooling, Stargirl bursts into tenth grade in an explosion of color and a clatter of ukulele music enchanting the Mica student body. But the delicate scales of popularity suddenly shift and Stargirl is shunned for everything that maker her different. Somewhere in the midst of Stargirl's arrival and rise and fall, normal Leo Borlick has tumbled into love with her.

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