The Resource The perks of being a wallflower, Stephen Chbosky

The perks of being a wallflower, Stephen Chbosky

Label
The perks of being a wallflower
Title
The perks of being a wallflower
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Chbosky
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charlie is a freshman. And while he's not the biggest geek in the school, he is by no means popular. Shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward, he is a wallflower, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it. Charlie is attempting to navigate his way through uncharted territory: the world of first dates and mixed tapes, family dramas and new friends; the world of sex, drugs, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show, when all one requires is that perfect song on that perfect drive to feel infinite. But Charlie can't stay on the sideline forever. Standing on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a deeply affecting coming-of-age story that will spirit you back to those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up
Summary
Charlie is shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward; he is a wallflower, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it. Charlie attempts to navigate his way through the uncharted territory of high school: the world of first dates and mix-tapes, family dramas and new friends. Standing on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor.
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2014.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
075889
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chbosky, Stephen
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.H3469
LC item number
P47 2012eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adolescence
  • Diary fiction
  • High school students
  • High school students
  • Letters
  • Teenagers
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The perks of being a wallflower, Stephen Chbosky
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-kxhrnz9
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudocn907291525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781471104169
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
kxhrnz9
Label
The perks of being a wallflower, Stephen Chbosky
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-kxhrnz9
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudocn907291525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781471104169
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
kxhrnz9

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