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The Brightsiders

The Brightsiders (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Wilde, Jen

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A teen rockstar has to navigate family, love, coming out, and life in the spotlight after being labeled the latest celebrity trainwreck in Jen Wilde's quirky and utterly relatable novel. As a rock star drummer in the hit band The Brightsiders, Emmy King's life should be perfect. ...But there's nothing the paparazzi love more than watching a celebrity crash and burn. When a night of partying lands Emmy in hospital and her girlfriend in jail, she's branded the latest tabloid train wreck. Luckily, Emmy has her friends and bandmates, including the super-swoonworthy Alfie, to help her pick up the pieces of her life. She knows hooking up with a band member is exactly the kind of trouble she should be avoiding, and yet Emmy and Alfie Just. Keep. Kissing. Will the inevitable fallout turn her into a clickbait scandal (again)? Or will she find the strength to stand on her own? Jen Wilde, author of Queens of Geek, which Seventeen called, the geeky, queer book of our dreams is back with a brand new cast of highly diverse and relatable characters for her fans to fall in love with. Praise for Queens of Geek The book deals head on with issues of mental health, body shaming, sexuality, and internet celebrity, handling them with a delicate and skillful touch. --Teen Vogue This fun book about fierce friendships gives voice to a group of diverse female characters who are so defined by so much more than just their mental health and sexuality. --Bustle This celebration of geek culture and fandom promotes diversity and being true to oneself. --School Library Journal
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ISBN 9781250309143
Released NZ 21 May 2019
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781250309143
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
Imprint Square Fish
Released 21 May 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Wilde, Jen
Category Teenage Romance
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 134mm
Height: 209mm
Spine: 21mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 268g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Bisexuals - Fiction
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult