Looking for Alaska
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9781101434208
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The award-winning, genre-defining debut from #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our StarsWinner of the Michael L. Printz AwardLos Angeles Times Book Prize FinalistNew York Times bestsellerBefore. Miles "Pudge" Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave "the Great Perhaps" even more (Francois Rabelais, poet). He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything-but-boring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, self-destructive, screwed up, and utterly fascinating Alaska Young. She is an event unto herself. She pulls Pudge into her world, launches him into the Great Perhaps, and steals his heart. Then. . . .After. Nothing is ever the same.

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Street Date:
08/14/2008
Language:
English
ASIN:
B000YI1K0C
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.8, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
850
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APA Citation (style guide)

John Green. (2008). Looking for Alaska. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

John Green. 2008. Looking for Alaska. Penguin Young Readers Group.

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John Green, Looking for Alaska. Penguin Young Readers Group, 2008.

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John Green. Looking for Alaska. Penguin Young Readers Group, 2008. Web.

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