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Spontaneous / Aaron Starmer.

Starmer, Aaron, 1976- author. (Author).
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  • 16 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria F STA (Text) 37521530776824 AMPL Teen Fiction Available -
Attica Public Library - Attica YA STARMER, AARON (Text) 74231000114369 Teen Area Available -
Covington-Veedersburg Public Library-Veedersburg YA STA (Text) 32808000361673 CVBPLV Young Adult Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch TEEN FIC STARMER, AARON (Text) 33946003127342 Teen . 2nd Floor Available -
Jay County Public Library - Portland YF STARM (Text) 76383000444133 Youth New Shelf, F Available -
Jefferson County Public Library - Hanover YA F (Text) 39391100231503 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville TEEN FIC STA (Text) 37516002022103 Teen Fiction Available -
Ladoga Clark Township Public Library - Ladoga YA FIC STA (Text) 34545000306120 Young Adult Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon YA F STA (Text) 34330512953358 Young Adult - General Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage Public Library - Dale YA STA (Text) 70743000153664 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525429746
  • ISBN: 0525429743
  • Physical Description: 355 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Annotation - A darkly funny and spectacularly original exploration of friendship, goodbyes—and spontaneous combustion. Mara Carlyle’s senior year at Covington High in suburban New Jersey is going on as normally as could be expected, until the day—wa-bam!—fellow senior Katelyn Ogden explodes during third period pre-calc. Katelyn is the first, but she won’t be the last senior to explode without warning or explanation. The body count grows and the search is on for a reason—Terrorism! Drugs! Homosexuality! Government conspiracy!—while the seniors continue to pop like balloons. Mara narrates the end of their world as she knows it with tell-it-like-it-is insight as she tries to make it to graduation in one piece through an explosive year punctuated by romance, quarantine, lifelong friendship, hallucinogenic mushrooms, bloggers, ice cream trucks, “Snooze Button™,” Bon Jovi, and the filthiest language you’ve ever heard the President of the United States use over Skype.
Target Audience Note: 860 Lexile.
Subject: Combustion, Spontaneous human > Fiction.
High school seniors > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
New Jersey > Fiction.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Humorous / Black Comedy.
YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Death & Dying.

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