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The Spectacular Now
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The Spectacular Now

Written by Tim TharpAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Tim Tharp


· Knopf Books for Young Readers
· eBook · November 11, 2008 · $8.99 · 978-0-375-89140-3 (0-375-89140-4)
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.

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Praise
Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, November 17, 2008:
"[A] smart, superbly written novel."

Starred Review, The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, February 2009:
"A sobering look at the rationalizations of a teenage alcoholic."