The Edumacation of Jay Baker

The Edumacation of Jay Baker

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A few "sexy" bullet points about Jay: He is in love with a cheerleader named Cameo "Appearance" Parnell He is forever losing "Love-15" to tennis-playing goddess Caroline Richardson He rocks a touche array of pop-culture references, jokes, and puns His family-life cookie is about to crumble. Live vicariously through Jay as he faces off against his mortal enemy, gets awkward around his dream girl(s), loses his marbles in a Bermudian love triangle, watches his parents' relationship implode, and, finally, learns to get real and be himself(ish)."show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 275 pages
  • 144.78 x 205.74 x 27.94mm | 385.55g
  • Henry Holt & Company
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 0805092560
  • 9780805092561
  • 1,225,243

Review quote

"Readers eager to give both their hearts and their brains an energetic work-out will enjoy this mash-up..."--"BCCB" "Jay's smarts, originality, and warmth make the old teen trope of the hot girl(s) falling for the doofus guy actually believable."--"Booklist," Starred Reviewshow more

About Jay Clark

Jay Clark has written essays and articles for "The Washington Post "and "Tennis "magazine. A former resident of Ohio, he now lives in Virginia. "The Edumacation of Jay Baker "is his debut young adult novel.show more

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471 ratings
3.53 out of 5 stars
5 23% (108)
4 28% (131)
3 33% (157)
2 11% (54)
1 4% (21)
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