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Vera’s spent her whole life secretly in love with her best friend, Charlie Kahn. And over the years she’s kept a lot of his secrets. Even after he betrayed her. Even after he ruined everything.

So when Charlie dies in dark circumstances, Vera knows a lot more than anyone—the kids at school, his family, even the police. But will she emerge to clear his name? Does she even want to?

Edgy and gripping, Please Ignore Vera Dietz is an unforgettable novel: smart, funny, dramatic, and always surprising.

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About the Author

A.S. King is the award-winning author of young adult books including Reality Boy, Ask the Passengers, Everybody Sees the Ants, and The Dust of 100 Dogs. She has visited hundreds of schools to talk about empowerment, self-reliance and self-awareness. Find more at www.as-king.com.

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Lea, September 13, 2014 (view all comments by Lea)
I love the characters, I love the way the story is told. At first I thought the sections where the dead kid, the pagoda and Vera's dad talk wouldn't work, but they did and added to the awesome writing style in the book. The characters are so real, this could happen. The emotions are palpable. This is a book that will stick with me quite awhile.
This is me using love in a sentences - over and over again.
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sarahaw, August 30, 2012 (view all comments by sarahaw)
Vera Dietz is in love with her best friend. When he dies and is blamed for setting the pet store on fire, Vera must fight though her emotions, find what he left her and clear his name. So that both can be released from the guilt.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375865640
Author:
King, A. S.
Publisher:
Ember
Subject:
Situations / Death & Dying
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 14

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