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A Short History of the Girl Next Door

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A Short History of the Girl Next Door

October 2017

Matt Wainwright is constantly sabotaged by the overdramatic movie director in his head. He can’t tell his best friend, Tabby, how he really feels about her, he implodes on the JV basketball team, and the only place he feels normal is in Mr. Ellis’ English class. If this were a movie, everything would work out perfectly. Instead, Matt watches Tabby get swept away by senior basketball star and all-around great guy Liam Branson. Losing Tabby to Branson is bad enough, but screwing up and losing her as a friend is even worse. After a tragic accident, Matt finds himself left on the sidelines, on the verge of spiraling out of control and losing everything that matters to him.

A Short History of the Girl Next Door
by Jared Reck

  • Publication Date: September 26, 2017
  • Genres: Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 12+
  • Hardcover: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • ISBN-10: 1524716073
  • ISBN-13: 9781524716073