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Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe

Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz; Chloë Foglia; Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm),
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster BFYR, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First Simon & Schuster BFYR paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Michael L. Printz Award: Honor book
LGBTQ YA
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Bildungsromane
Kinderverhalen (teksten)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Alire Sáenz; Chloë Foglia; Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm),
ISBN: 9781442408937 1442408936 9780606351171 0606351175
OCLC Number: 875685153
Notes: Ages 12 up.
"Book design by Chloë Foglia ; Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso.
Awards: Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2013.
Description: 359 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Benjamin Alire Sáenz.

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This Printz Honor Book is a "tender, honest exploration of identity" (Publishers Weekly) that distils lyrical truths about family and friendship.  Read more...

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"Benjamin Alire Saenz is a writer with a sidewinder punch. Spare sentences connect resonant moments, and then he knocks you down with emotional truth. The story of Ari and Dante's friendship widens Read more...

 
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