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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Perks of being a wallflower.
New York : Pocket Books, c1999
|Material Type:||Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||0671027344 9780671027346 0613237528 9780613237529 1435213572 9781435213579|
|Notes:||"An original publication of MTV Books/Pocket Books"--T.p. verso.|
|Description:||213 p. ; 18 cm.|
Charlie is a shy and introspective boy, a wallflower always standing on the edge of the action. He encounters many of the struggles familiar to everybody from their school days, but he must also deal with his best friend's suicide and shocking realization about his beloved late Aunt Helen.
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Staying Alive in High School
by jasonfleming73 (WorldCat user published 2006-04-20)
This is a YA book set in 1991/1992. I enjoyed it very much. The main character is a freshman in high school who hangs out with a bunch of seniors. The book is constructed from a series of letters from this kid to an unknown reader, supposedly us. It reads like a diary in that the kid says a lot of things...
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If anything's capable of changing a wallflower
by firstname.lastname@example.org (WorldCat user published 2006-10-05)
Stephen Chbosky's THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER is the simplest book I've ever read. And when I say simple, I don't mean it in the Lennie-From-Of-Mice-And-Men sort of way. I mean it in the How-Are-These-Letters-Getting-Me-To-Feel-So-Much? sort of way. The honest voice trapped within this series of...
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