The perks of being a wallflower

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Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
720L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Z+
Description
Read the cult-favorite coming of age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Now a major motion picture starring Logan Lerman and Emma Watson, The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a funny, touching, and haunting modern classic. The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, Perks follows observant "wallflower" Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood. First dates, family drama, and new friends. Sex, drugs, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show . Devastating loss, young love, and life on the fringes. Caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it, Charlie must learn to navigate those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up. A #1 New York Times best seller for more than a year, an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (2000) and Best Book for Reluctant Readers (2000), and with millions of copies in print, this novel for teen readers (or "wallflowers" of more-advanced age) will make you laugh, cry, and perhaps feel nostalgic for those moments when you, too, tiptoed onto the dance floor of life.
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ISBN:
9780671027346
9781439122433
9781419389283
9781451696202
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 4.8, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
720L
Fountas & Pinnell:
Z+
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subject_facet Adolescence -- Fiction, Audiobooks (CD), Bildungsromans. -- Audiobooks (CD), Classics -- FICTION, Coming of Age -- FICTION, Coming of age -- Fiction, Diary fiction, Electronic books, Epistolary fiction, Epistolary fiction. -- Audiobooks (CD), High school students -- Fiction, High school students -- Social conditions -- Fiction, Letters -- Fiction, Literary -- FICTION, Teenagers -- Fiction
title_display The perks of being a wallflower
title_full The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Perks of Being a Wallflower [eBook] Chbosky, Stephen., The Perks of Being a Wallflower [electronic resource] Chbosky, Stephen., The perks of being a wallflower / Stephen Chbosky, The perks of being a wallflower [sound recording] / by Stephen Chbosky
title_short The perks of being a wallflower
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