Looking for Alaska
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Published:
New York, New York : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2015].
Format:
Book
Edition:
[Special 10th anniversary edition].
ISBN:
9780525428022, 052542802X
Physical Desc:
350 pages ; 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
850L
Status:
FIC GRE
SD51 Palisade HS Fic
Description
To commemorate 10 years in print, John Green's Printz Award-winning debut novel has been reissued in hardcover with a stunning new jacket by Rodrigo Corral and 50 pages of all-new exclusive content, including: - An introduction by John Green - Extensive Q&A: John Green answers readers' most frequently asked questions - Deleted scenes from the original manuscript  Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award A Los Angeles Times  Book Prize Finalist A New York Times Bestseller A USA Today Bestseller Top Ten, NPR's 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels   Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words--and tired of his safe life at home. He leaves for boarding school to seek what the dying poet Francois Rabelais called "The Great Perhaps." Much awaits Miles at Culver Creek, including Alaska Young, who will pull Miles into her labyrinth and catapult him into the Great Perhaps. Looking for Alaska  brilliantly chronicles the indelible impact one life can have on another. A modern classic, this stunning debut marked #1 bestselling author John Green's arrival as a groundbreaking new voice in contemporary fiction.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.8, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
850

Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Dutton Children's Books, c2005.
General Note
Includes an introduction by the author, Q&A, and deleted scenes from the original draft.
Description
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.
Awards
Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Green, J. (2015). Looking for Alaska. [Special 10th anniversary edition]. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Green, John, 1977-. 2015. Looking for Alaska. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Green, John, 1977-, Looking for Alaska. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Green, John. Looking for Alaska. [Special 10th anniversary edition]. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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