The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Score: 4
From 362 Ratings

The Perks of Being a Wallflower


  • Author : Stephen Chbosky
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-08-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451696196


The Perks of Being a Wallflower Book Description :

Charlie struggles to cope with complex world of high school as he deals with the confusions of sex and love, the temptations of drugs, and the pain of losing a close friend and a favorite aunt....

Imaginary Friend
Score: 3
From 13 Ratings

Imaginary Friend


  • Author : Stephen Chbosky
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781538731345


Imaginary Friend Book Description :

STYLE type=text/css p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 15.0px; font: 13.3px Times; color: #000000; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 15.0px; font: 13.3px Times; color: #000000; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} /style A young boy is haunted by a voice in his head in this "haunting and thrilling" epic of literary horror from the #1 NYT bestselling author of The Perks of Being a Wallflower (John Green). Christopher is seven years old. Christopher is the new kid in town. Christopher has an imaginary friend. We can swallow our fear or let our fear swallow us. Single mother Kate Reese is on the run. Determined to improve life for her and her son, ...

The Perks of Being a Wallflower YA edition
Score: 4
From 2,779 Ratings

The Perks of Being a Wallflower YA edition


  • Author : Stephen Chbosky
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-01-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471118180


The Perks of Being a Wallflower YA edition Book Description :

A modern cult classic, a major motion picture and a timeless bestseller, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a deeply affecting coming-of-age story. Charlie is not the biggest geek in high school, but he's by no means popular. Shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it, Charlie is attempting to navigate through the uncharted territory of high school. The world of first dates and mixed tapes, family dramas and new friends. The world of sex, drugs, and music - when all one requires to feel infinite is that perfect song on that perfect drive. Standing on the fringes of life Charlie has a unique perspective of the world around him, but there comes a time to stop being a wallflower and...

I Have Lost My Way
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

I Have Lost My Way


  • Author : Gayle Forman
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-03-27
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780425290798


I Have Lost My Way Book Description :

The New York Times bestseller from the author of If I Stay “Heartwrenching…If you are ready to be emotionally wrecked yet again, you are in luck.” – Hypable A fateful accident draws three strangers together over the course of a single day: Freya who has lost her voice while recording her debut album. Harun who is making plans to run away from everyone he has ever loved. Nathaniel who has just arrived in New York City with a backpack, a desperate plan, and nothing left to lose. As the day progresses, their secrets start to unravel and they begin to understand that the way out of their own loss might just lie in help­ing the others out of theirs. An emotionally cathartic story of losing love, finding love, and dis­covering the person you are ...

Coming of Age

Coming of Age


  • Author : Valerie Bodden
  • Publisher : ABDO
  • Release Date : 2015-08
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781629697888


Coming of Age Book Description :

This title examines the role and theme of the coming of age archetype in A Separate Peace, The Catcher in the Rye, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Giver, and The Fault in Our Stars. It features four analysis papers that consider the coming of age theme, each using different critical lenses, writing techniques, or aspects of the theme. Critical thinking questions, sidebars highlighting and explaining each thesis and argument, and other possible approaches for analysis help students understand the mechanics of essay writing. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Pub...

It s Kind of a Funny Story
Score: 4
From 101 Ratings

It s Kind of a Funny Story


  • Author : Ned Vizzini
  • Publisher : Disney Electronic Content
  • Release Date : 2010-09-25
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781423141082


It s Kind of a Funny Story Book Description :

Like many ambitious New York City teenagers, Craig Gilner sees entry into Manhattan's Executive Pre-Professional High School as the ticket to his future. Determined to succeed at life—which means getting into the right high school to get into the right college to get the right job—Craig studies night and day to ace the entrance exam, and does. That's when things start to get crazy. At his new school, Craig realizes that he isn't brilliant compared to the other kids; he's just average, and maybe not even that. He soon sees his once-perfect future crumbling away....

This Side of Paradise
Score: 3
From 35 Ratings

This Side of Paradise


  • Author : F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-03-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780486115146


This Side of Paradise Book Description :

Definitive novel of the "Lost Generation" focuses on the coming of age of Amory Blaine, a handsome, wealthy Princeton student. Fitzgerald's first novel and an immediate, spectacular success. Note....

We Accept the Love We Think We Deserve   Stephen Chbosky  The Perks of Being a

We Accept the Love We Think We Deserve Stephen Chbosky The Perks of Being a


  • Author : Lilly Love
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-05-26
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1719571279


We Accept the Love We Think We Deserve Stephen Chbosky The Perks of Being a Book Description :

You deserve the best kind of love. Have this journal or notebook as a reminder of that as you record notes or thoughts. This also serves as a great gift for your loved ones....

We Are the Ants
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

We Are the Ants


  • Author : Shaun David Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Simon Pulse
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481449649


We Are the Ants Book Description :

From the “author to watch” (Kirkus Reviews) of The Five Stages of Andrew Brawley comes an “equal parts sarcastic and profound” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) novel about a teenage boy who must decide whether or not the world is worth saving. Henry Denton has spent years being periodically abducted by aliens. Then the aliens give him an ultimatum: The world will end in 144 days, and all Henry has to do to stop it is push a big red button. Only he isn’t sure he wants to. After all, life hasn’t been great for Henry. His mom is a struggling waitress held together by a thin layer of cigarette smoke. His brother is a jobless dropout who just knocked someone up. His grandmother is slowly losing herself to Alzheimer’s. And Henry is still deal...

Little   Lion
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Little Lion


  • Author : Brandy Colbert
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2017-08-08
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316348980


Little Lion Book Description :

A Stonewall Book Award Winner! "Little and Lion is beautifully insightful, honest, and compassionate. Brandy's ability to find larger meaning in small moments is nothing short of dazzling."-Nicola Yoon, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything, Everything A stunning novel on love, identity, loss, and redemption. When Suzette comes home to Los Angeles from her boarding school in New England, she's isn't sure if she'll ever want to go back. L.A. is where her friends and family are (as well as her crush, Emil). And her stepbrother, Lionel, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, needs her emotional support. But as she settles into her old life, Suzette finds herself falling for someone new...the same girl her brother is in love with. Whe...