SlackerScholastic Press #ad - Cameron boxer is very happy to spend his life avoiding homework, hanging out with his friends, and gaming for hours in his basement. And it's going to take all his slacker skills to win this round. Scholastic. The guy who never cared about anything is now at the center of everything. Until he gets so caught up in one game that he almost lets his house burn down around him.
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So your dad is dead, ” i say to Kit, because this is a fact I’ve recently learned about her. When an unlikely friendship is sparked between relatively popular Kit Lowell and socially isolated David Drucker, everyone is surprised, most of all Kit and David. How could they? I don’t even understand. David: in the 622 days i’ve attended Mapleview High, Kit Lowell is the first person to sit at my lunch table.
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UngiftedBalzer + Bray #ad - But thanks to a mix-up by one of the administrators, Donovan is sent to the Academy of Scholastic Distinction, instead of getting in trouble, a special program for gifted and talented students. Although it wasn’t exactly what Donovan had intended, the ASD couldn’t be a more perfectly unexpected hideout for someone like him.
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RestartScholastic Press #ad - Starting with his own name. He knows he's Chase. From the #1 bestselling author of swindle and Slacker, Restart is the spectacular story of a kid with a messy past who has to figure out what it means to get a clean start. He wakes up in a hospital room and suddenly has to learn his whole life all over again.
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