Noggin
Noggin
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Noggin

Written by John Corey Whaley
Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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2014 National Book Award Finalist A Time Best YA Book of All Time (2021) Travis Coates has a good head…on someone else’s shoulders. A touching, hilarious, and wholly original coming-of-age story from John Corey Whaley, author of the Printz and Morris Award-winning Where Things Come Back. Listen–Travis Coates was alive once and then he wasn’t.Now he’s alive again.Simple as that. The in between part is still a little fuzzy, but Travis can tell you that, at some point or another, his head got chopped off and shoved into a freezer in Denver, Colorado. Five years later, it was reattached to some other guy’s body, and well, here he is. Despite all logic, he’s still sixteen, but everything and everyone around him has changed. That includes his bedroom, his parents, his best friend, and his girlfriend. Or maybe she’s not his girlfriend anymore? That’s a bit fuzzy too. Looks like if the new Travis and the old Travis are ever going to find a way to exist together, there are going to be a few more scars. Oh well, you only live twice.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781442458727
    Publication Date
    April 8, 2014
    Page Count
    352
    Words Per Page
    218
    Audience
    Young Adult
    Reading Age
    14 - 18 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2013020137
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1442458720
    Lexile® Level
    760L
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~R
    ATOS® Book Level
    4.5
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    11
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    165432
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    UG

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