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Looking for Alaska
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Published:
New York, New York : Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2015].
Edition:
[Special 10th anniversary edition].
Physical Desc:
350 pages ; 22 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.8 - AR Pts: 11
Lexile measure:
850L
Status:

Copies on order
Description
A gorgeous collector's edition of the critically acclaimed debut novel by John Green, #1 bestselling author of Turtles All the Way Down and The Fault in Our Stars A perfect gift for every fan, this deluxe hardcover features a stunning special edition jacket and 50 pages of all-new exclusive content, including: - An introduction by John Green - Extensive Q&A: John Green answers readers' most frequently asked questions - Deleted scenes from the original manuscript ★ Winner of the Michael L. Printz Award ★ A Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist ★ A New York Times Bestseller * A USA Today Bestseller ★ NPR's Top Ten Best-Ever Teen Novels ★ TIME magazine's 100 Best Young Adult Novels of All Time ★ A PBS Great American Read Selection NOW A HULU ORIGINAL SERIES! Miles Halter is fascinated by famous last words--and tired of his safe life at home. He leaves for boarding school to seek what the dying poet Francois Rabelais called the "Great Perhaps." Much awaits Miles at Culver Creek, including Alaska Young, who will pull Miles into her labyrinth and catapult him into the Great Perhaps. Looking for Alaska brilliantly chronicles the indelible impact one life can have on another. A modern classic, this stunning debut marked #1 bestselling author John Green's arrival as a groundbreaking new voice in contemporary fiction.
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Format:
Book
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780525428022, 052542802X
UPC:
9780525428022
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.8, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
850

Notes

General Note
Originally published: New York : Dutton Children's Books, �2005.
General Note
Includes an introduction by the author, Q & A, and deleted scenes from the original draft.
Description
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,5.8,86391.,11.0.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,Upper Grades,5.8,11.0,Quiz: 86391.
Awards
Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2006.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Green, J. (2015). Looking for Alaska. [Special 10th anniversary edition]. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Green, John, 1977-. 2015. Looking for Alaska. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Green, John, 1977-, Looking for Alaska. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Green, John. Looking for Alaska. [Special 10th anniversary edition]. New York, New York: Dutton Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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