The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Read the cult-favorite 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, Perks 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 best seller 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.
- Paperback | 224 pages
- 124.46 x 175.26 x 12.7mm | 204.12g
- 17 Sep 2012
- SIMON & SCHUSTER
- MTV Books
- New York, United States
- Media Tie-In ed.
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This is the absolute BEST book I've ever read! It relates to my life so much! You just fall in love with the characters and become apart of their lives! YOU HAVE TO READ THIS BOOK!! Out of 5 stars I give it an 100!show moreby Felisia Brewer