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The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy & Goth Girl

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 1,471 Ratings and 352 Reviews

Book Description
Fanboy has never had it good, but lately his sophomore year is turning
out to be its own special hell. The bullies have made him their
favorite target, his best (and only) friend seems headed for the dark
side (sports and popularity), and his pregnant mother and the step-fascist are eagerly awaiting the birth of the alien life form known as Fanboy's new little brother or sister.

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Book Information
PublisherPerfection Learning
BindingHardcover (9 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages311
Publication Date09/01/2007
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The Creators
About Barry Lyga (Author) : Barry Lyga is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Barry Lyga include The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl (Unabridged), Boy Toy, Hero-Type.
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Reader Comments
3/17/2010 Peni Griffin said: I'm not goth, but I am squarely in the demographic that has to read a book with this title. And it was on the next shelf over from the book I went to the library to get. Fate, I tell you.
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7/18/2009 Samantha Tai tagged as: I'm reading

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6/23/2009 julia b tagged as: I recommend, I read

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3/21/2008 Lois Szymansski said: I watched Barry struggle as an early reader in my critique group. What a pleasure to see his first book find such success. I recommend it to all with pride!
tags: Inspired me

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1/28/2008 Blake Hoena said: An exciting new voice in YA fiction, Barry Lyga has a bright future ahead of him.
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