Sorta like a rock star : a novel (Book, 2010) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Sorta like a rock star : a novel

Author: Matthew Quick
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Amber Appleton lives in a bus. Ever since her alcoholic mom's boyfriend kicked them out, Amber, her mom, and her totally loyal dog, Bobby Big Boy (aka Thrice B) have been camped out in the back of Hello Yellow, the school bus her mom drives. Still, Amber, the self-proclaimed princess of hope and girl of unyielding optimism, refuses to sweat the bad stuff. But when a fatal tragedy threatens Amber's optimism -- and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Realistic fiction
Psychological fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Quick
ISBN: 9780316043526 0316043524 9780316068505 0316068500
OCLC Number: 276406141
Description: 355 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Sort of like a rockstar
Responsibility: by Matthew Quick.

Abstract:

Amber Appleton lives in a bus. Ever since her alcoholic mom's boyfriend kicked them out, Amber, her mom, and her totally loyal dog, Bobby Big Boy (aka Thrice B) have been camped out in the back of Hello Yellow, the school bus her mom drives. Still, Amber, the self-proclaimed princess of hope and girl of unyielding optimism, refuses to sweat the bad stuff. But when a fatal tragedy threatens Amber's optimism -- and her way of life -- can Amber continue to be the rock star of hope?
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Read it - The action and interest accelerate from the early chapters

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-28) Very Good Permalink

I saw this book and I new it would be a good book, but, when I opened it my opinion changed. The first couple of chapters were rather boring. Since I like to finish what I start, I kept reading it and the book turned out to be great! It was sad, happy, and had a little bit of action. This book is...
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