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Reality Boy

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Pub. Date:
2013.
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English
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IL: UG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 10
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
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In this fearless portrayal of a boy on the edge, highly acclaimed Printz Honor author A. S. King explores the desperate reality of a former child "star" struggling to break free of his anger. Gerald Faust knows exactly when he started feeling angry: the day his mother invited a reality TV crew into his five-year-old life. Twelve years later, he is still haunted by his rage-filled youth--which the entire world got to watch from every imaginable angle--and his anger issues have resulted in violent outbursts, zero friends, and clueless adults dumping him in the special education room at school. No one cares that Gerald has tried to learn to control himself; they're all just waiting for him to snap. And he's starting to feel dangerously close to doing just that--until he chooses to create possibilities for himself that he never knew he deserved.
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ISBN:
9780316222709
9780316222716
9780316239943
9781478926207
Reading Level:
UG
Level 3.8, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
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Full title reality boy
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Last Update 2018-05-20 22:58:42PM
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subject_facet Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, Electronic books, Emotional problems -- Fiction, Fame -- Fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Reality television programs -- Fiction, Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction
title_display Reality Boy
title_full Reality Boy, Reality Boy / a novel by A.S. King, Reality boy / a novel by A.S. King
title_short Reality Boy
title_sub
topic_facet Dating (Social customs), Emotional problems, Fame, Family problems, Reality television programs, Self-actualization (Psychology), Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature