Jerk, California

Jerk, California

Format
Paperback
Price
$9.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142412039
  • 368 Pages
  • Speak
  • Teen

Overview

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This Schneider Family Book Award winner changed the face of Tourette’s Syndrome for modern teens. Wrought with tension, romance, and hope, Jerk, California tells the story of Sam, who sets out on a cross-country quest to learn the truth about his family and his inherited Tourette’s Syndrome, along the way finding both love and acceptance.

Jerk, California

Jerk, California

Jonathan Friesen

Awards

The Schneider Family Book Award – Winner

Praise

-Compelling.+ -School Library Journal

-Emotionally rewarding and effective.+ -VOYA

-Like any good road story, there are enough corners and bends to keep readers eagerly anticipating what lies ahead at the journey+s end.+ -Booklist

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