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Going Nowhere Faster

Regular Price $6.99

Regular Price $8.99 CAD

Regular Price $6.99

Regular Price $8.99 CAD

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Everyone in town thought Stan was going to be something and go somewhere, but they’re starting to realize that when this boy genius can’t even get out of Happy Video, he’s going nowhere, faster. But when things look like they’re only getting worse, Stan is forced to decide what he wants to do with his life. Suddenly, he may be getting somewhere afterall. With sarcastic, dry wit reminiscent of David Sedaris and Tom Perrotta, this debut YA novel delivers with laugh-out-loud hilarity and a lot of heart.

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*"Written in a comically manic style, this narrative goes from one unlikely scenario to another. And, the reader goes right along with it because the story is both compelling and likeable...."—KLIATT (starred review)
"The book will appeal to many levels of readers...word of mouth will make it a favorite."
VOYA (starred review)
"A romantic opportunity won and lost plays out believably, as does the satisfying ending."
The Horn Book
"Fans of King Dork will find this a lighter and less demanding version of the same fare."
The Bulletin
"Going Nowhere Faster is a charming and heart-felt who-dun-it that never fails to surprise."
Ned Vizzini, author of Be More Chill
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