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Stargirl with related readings by Jerry Spinelli

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Published by EMC/Paradigm in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English



  • Arizona


  • Individuality -- Fiction,
  • Popularity -- Fiction,
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction,
  • High schools -- Fiction,
  • Schools -- Fiction,
  • Arizona -- Fiction

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About the Edition

In this tale of the perils of popularity, the courage of nonconformity, and the thrill of first love, an eccentric student named Stargirl changes Mica High School forever. Includes related readings.

Edition Notes

StatementJerry Spinelli.
SeriesThe EMC masterpiece series access editions
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S75663 St 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 199 p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3559937M
ISBN 100821925040
LC Control Number2002023003

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  Love, Stargirl (Stargirl, #2), Jerry Spinelli Love, Stargirl is a young adult novel by Jerry Spinelli. The book is the sequel to the New York Times bestselling book, Stargirl, and centers on "the world's longest letter" in diary form/5. Stargirl () About book: I could feel my heart practically breaking inside me as I was reading this book. It is one of those YA books that are relevant and replete with life lessons for all to learn, whether you can relate to the characters or not. Fast-forward a few years. Stargirl, who up till now has been homeschooled, starts school at Mica High as a tenth grader, where Leo is starting his eleventh grade year. Stargirl's entrance to school is a Big Deal for all the students in this small Arizona town. She immediately starts a stir with her wacky outfits and even more wacky behavior. Stargirl is suddenly shunned for everything that makes her different, and Leo, panicked and desperate with love, urges her to become the very thing that can destroy her: this celebration of nonconformity, Newbery Medalist Jerry Spinelli weaves a tense, emotional tale about the perils of popularity and the thrill and.