Buddha boy

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IL: UG - BL: 5.6 - AR Pts: 4
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How to survive being good Like a flashback memory, he's there in my mind: skimming up the stairs at school, his sloppy old T-shirt big as a sail, red tie-dyed dragon T-shirt, who wears stuff like that? No one. Jinsen.The kids at Edward Rucher High School call Jinsen "Buddha Boy" and condemn him as a freak. With his shaved head and perpetual smile, Jinsen certainly doesn't help matters when he starts begging for lunch money in the cafeteria. So when Justin is paired with Jinsen for a class project, he plans to get done with it as soon as possible, and climb right back into his safe social niche. Then Justin discovers Jinsen's incredible artistic talent and becomes curious about hisbeliefs. But being friends with Buddha Boy isn't simple, and Justin is forced into a cruel contest with the jocks who just can't seem to leave Jinsen, or his artwork, alone.Kathe Koja introduces an unforgettable young man who will remind readers of the true meaning of friendship and demonstrate how to draw strength from the little gods inside each of them.
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9780374309985
9781933322575
9780142402092
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UG
Level 5.6, 4 Points
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1030L
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Grouping Title buddha boy
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Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-23 23:25:55PM
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subject_facet Artists -- Fiction, Artists -- Juvenile fiction, Buddhism. -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction, High schools -- Fiction, High schools -- Juvenile fiction, Orphans -- Fiction, Peer pressure -- Juvenile fiction, Peer pressure. -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Buddha boy
title_full Buddha boy / Kathe Koja, Buddha boy [electronic resource] / Kathe Koja
title_short Buddha boy
topic_facet Artists, Buddhism, Conduct of life, High schools, Orphans, Peer pressure, Schools