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  • ISBN: 9781402249266 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781402249273 (electronic bk)
  • Publisher: Naperville : Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2011.

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General Note:
Title from eBook information screen.
Summary, etc.:
Winner of multiple awards, praised by librarians and teachers as one of the best books ever written for teens—NOW BACK IN PRINT!New town, new school, new friends. It was difficult for Ginny at first, but her senior year is finally starting to feel kind of normal. That is, until she sees him—the beautiful mystery in her English class. He has never spoken a word to anyone. He moves through each day at school without making eye contact. His name is Smitty Tibbs, but everyone calls him the Alien.Ginny is convinced there's more to the Alien than his muted exterior. But as she attempts to break into his safe and emotionless world, she realizes her efforts might be causing more harm than good. Has she gone too far, or not far enough?"Utterly compelling...totally satisfying. A fast-moving, unusual contemporary romance that should have great appeal."School Library Journal"The thick wall an abused teenager builds between...
Target Audience Note:
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
650 Lexile.
4.6 ATOS Level
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Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5018 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1028 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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