Highly Illogical Behavior

ISBN9780147515209
PublisherPENGUIN PUTNAM INC.
Published2017/06/13
Pages256
AuthorJohn Corey Whaley
FormatPaperback
Weight0.23 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.5 in.
Depth0.6 in.

Highly Illogical Behavior

John Corey Whaley

Paperback

2017/06/13

From a Printz and Morris Award-winning author comes a quirky story of coming-of-age, coming out, friendship, love...and agoraphobia.

Sixteen-year-old Solomon has agoraphobia. He hasn't left his house in 3 years. Ambitious Lisa is desperate to get into a top-tier psychology program. And so when Lisa learns about Solomon, she decides to befriend him, cure him, and then write about it for her college application. To earn Solomon's trust, she introduces him to her boyfriend Clark, and starts to reveal her own secrets. But what started as an experiment leads to a real friendship, with all three growing close. But when the truth comes out, what erupts could destroy them all. Funny and heartwarming, Highly Illogical Behavior is a fascinating exploration of what makes us tick, and how the connections between us may be the most important things of all.

Highly Illogical Behavior

John Corey Whaley

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ISBN9780147515209
PublisherPENGUIN PUTNAM INC.
Published2017/06/13
Pages256
AuthorJohn Corey Whaley
FormatPaperback
Weight0.23 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.5 in.
Depth0.6 in.

Synopsis

From a Printz and Morris Award-winning author comes a quirky story of coming-of-age, coming out, friendship, love...and agoraphobia.

Sixteen-year-old Solomon has agoraphobia. He hasn't left his house in 3 years. Ambitious Lisa is desperate to get into a top-tier psychology program. And so when Lisa learns about Solomon, she decides to befriend him, cure him, and then write about it for her college application. To earn Solomon's trust, she introduces him to her boyfriend Clark, and starts to reveal her own secrets. But what started as an experiment leads to a real friendship, with all three growing close. But when the truth comes out, what erupts could destroy them all. Funny and heartwarming, Highly Illogical Behavior is a fascinating exploration of what makes us tick, and how the connections between us may be the most important things of all.

Editorial Reviews

“John Corey Whaley has never disappointed us before, and he carries on that tradition with his funny, heartfelt, and oh-so-JCW-style Highly Illogical Behavior.”

– Bustle

"The alternating narratives capture the perspective of the bright, witty, and decidedly quirky protagonists...A logical choice for Whaley’s fans, Trekkies, and sensitive readers of all stripes."

– School Library Journal, starred review