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Book cover of KIDS OF APPETITE
KIDS OF APPETITE
By: david arnold | Published: September 2017

"Funny, sweet, utterly heart-wrenching." —Entertainment Weekly The New York Times bestseller from the critically acclaime...

"Funny, sweet, utterly heart-wrenching." —Entertainment Weekly The New York Times bestseller from the critically acclaimed author of Mosquitoland Victor Benucci and Madeline Falco have a story to tell. It begins with the death of Vic’s father. It ends with the murder of Mad’s uncle. The Hackensack Police Department would very much like to hear it. But in order to tell their story, Vic and Mad must focus on all the chapters in between.   This is a story about:   1. A coded mission to scatter ashes across New Jersey. 2. The momentous nature of the Palisades in winter. 3. One dormant submarine. 4. Two songs about flowers. 5. Being cool in the traditional sense. 6. Sunsets & ice cream & orchards & graveyards. 7. Simultaneous extreme opposites. 8. A narrow escape from a war-torn country. 9. A story collector. 10. How to listen to someone who does not talk. 11. Falling in love with a painting. 12. Falling in love with a song. 13. Falling in love.

  • ISBN
    9780147513663
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Intermediate Fiction
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Book cover of MOSQUITOLAND
MOSQUITOLAND
By: david arnold | Published: March 2015

“Top-notch” —USA Today “Illuminating” —Washington Post “A breath of fresh air” —Entertainmen...

“Top-notch” —USA Today “Illuminating” —Washington Post “A breath of fresh air” —Entertainment Weekly “Memorable” —People By the New York Times bestselling author of Kids of Appetite!   After the sudden collapse of her family, Mim Malone is dragged from her home in northern Ohio to the “wastelands” of Mississippi, where she lives in a medicated milieu with her dad and new stepmom. Before the dust has a chance to settle, she learns her mother is sick back in Cleveland.   So she ditches her new life and hops aboard a northbound Greyhound bus to her real home and her real mother, meeting a quirky cast of fellow travelers along the way. But when her thousand-mile journey takes a few turns she could never see coming, Mim must confront her own demons, redefining her notions of love, loyalty, and what it means to be sane.   Told in an unforgettable, kaleidoscopic voice, Mosquitoland is a modern American odyssey, as hilarious as it is heartbreaking.

Theme: Illness, Mental Health & Wellness, Death & Grieving

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    9780451470775
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Intermediate Fiction
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Book cover of STRANGE FASCINATIONS OF NOAH HYPNOTIK
STRANGE FASCINATIONS OF NOAH HYPNOTIK
By: david arnold | Published: May 2018

"As he did in his fantastic debut Mosquitoland, David Arnold again shows a knack for getting into the mind of an eccentric teenager in cleve...

"As he did in his fantastic debut Mosquitoland, David Arnold again shows a knack for getting into the mind of an eccentric teenager in clever, poignant fashion." —USA Today   This is Noah Oakman → sixteen, Bowie believer, concise historian, disillusioned swimmer, son, brother, friend.   Then Noah → gets hypnotized.   Now Noah → sees changes: his mother has a scar on her face that wasn’t there before; his old dog, who once walked with a limp, is suddenly lithe; his best friend, a lifelong DC Comics disciple, now rotates in the Marvel universe. Subtle behaviors, bits of history, plans for the future—everything in Noah’s world has been rewritten. Everything except his Strange Fascinations . . .  A stunning surrealist portrait, The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik is a story about all the ways we hurt our friends without knowing it, and all the ways they stick around to save us.

  • ISBN
    9780425288863
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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