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The astonishing adventures of fanboy and goth girl [electronic resource]. Barry Lyga.

Lyga, Barry. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780547417141 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2007.

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Summary, etc.: 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 ChildrenFanboy 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...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
710 Lexile.
4.3 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : HMH Books for Young Readers, 2007. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 705 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Young Adult Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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