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My best friend's exorcism : a novel, by Grady Hendrix

Label
My best friend's exorcism : a novel
Title
My best friend's exorcism
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Grady Hendrix
Title variation
My best friends exorcism
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Language
eng
Summary
1988. Charleston, South Carolina. High school sophomores Abby and Gretchen have been best friends since fourth grade. But after an evening of skinny-dipping goes disastrously wrong, Gretchen begins to act... different. She's moody. She's irritable. And bizarre incidents keep happening whenever she's nearby. Abby's investigation leads her to some startling discoveries, and by the time their story reaches its terrifying conclusion, the fate of Abby and Gretchen will be determined by a single question: Is their friendship powerful enough to beat the devil?
Summary
The year: 1988. The place: Charleston, South Carolina. Abby and Gretchen have been BFFs since fifth grade, but now that they're in high school, Gretchen seems different. After a series of bizarre events, Abby realizes that Gretchen has a demon living inside her -- and it's up to Abby to rescue her friend. Author Grady Hendrix hits a home run with his spectacular, gripping exorcism scene. Don't miss this terrifying tale, filled with spot-on 1980s popular culture references and framed at the beginning and end with yearbook-style layouts. -- Description by Katherine Bradley Johnson
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Award
Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10466740
Cataloging source
BT
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Hendrix, Grady
Dewey number
813.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • High school students
  • Teenage girls
  • Exorcism
  • Demoniac possession
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • South Carolina
Target audience
adult
Label
My best friend's exorcism : a novel, by Grady Hendrix
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
The first and last several pages are designed to look like a high school yearbook
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
330 pages
Isbn
9781594748622
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
My best friend's exorcism : a novel, by Grady Hendrix
Publication
Copyright
Note
The first and last several pages are designed to look like a high school yearbook
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
330 pages
Isbn
9781594748622
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print

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