The perks of being a wallflower

by Chbosky, Stephen,

Format: Print Book 2019
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Now in a special edition to mark the twentieth anniversary of a beloved cult classic! Read the #1 New York Times bestselling coming-of-age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Also 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 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 bestseller 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.
Additional Information
Subjects High school students -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Mental illness -- Fiction.
Dysfunctional families -- Fiction.
Teenagers -- Suicidial behavior -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Epistolary fiction.
Publisher New York :2019
Edition 20th anniversary edition, MTV Books/Gallery Books trade paperback edition.
Language English
Notes "With a new letter from Charlie."
"Book club favorites reader's guide"--Cover.
Description 218 pages, 12 unnumbered pages ; 23 cm
ISBN 9781982110994
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