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Stranger Than Fanfiction

Author/Publisher/Website: Colfer, C.
Copyright: 2018
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Nov/2018
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9780316383431
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: 10-12
(View recommended grades/subjects/courses) English Language Arts

Resource Description

When four nerdy friends plan a road trip following their graduation from high school, they decide to invite Cash Carter, the star of their favourite TV programme. Disgruntled with his celebrity life, Cash unexpectedly accepts and during the trip he introduces the four to less than stellar behaviour, and the boys and Cash discover a lot about each other and their secrets. This coming-of-age novel for grades 10-12, suitable for a whole-class novel, reading circles, or independent reading, deals with relatable issues including sexuality, gender identity, fluidity, emergent autonomy, friendship, loss of innocence, celebrity, and choice. Log in to read the full ERAC review.