Author(s): Jerry Spinelli
This edition no longer available-see other edition (1841219169) From the day she arrives at Mica High School in a burst of colour and sound, the hallways hum with the murmur of Ã�Â�Ã�Â¢Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Stargirl, StargirlÃ�Â�Ã�Â¢Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�Ã�Â�. When the other students turn on Stargirl, her boyfriend Leo urges her to become the very thing that could destroy her: normal ...but she struggles to remain true to herself. A celebration of non-conformity from a Newbery Medal-winning author, for readers aged 12 and over.
"This is going to be huge and it deserves to be" The Guardian "Believe the hype about this novel, which is both lyrical and beautiful an unforgettable book" The Bookseller "This is a story which, once read, is not easily forgotten" Time Out "Could match the success of ARTEMIS FOWL" The Bookseller
Jerry Spinelli is a highly prestigious author in the United States and has won the Newberry Medal for Maniac Magee. He has published over 15 acclaimed books for young readers.