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Author: Arvin Ahmadi
Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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His friends know what they want to do with the rest of their lives, but Scott Ferdowsi can hardly commit to a breakfast cereal, let alone a passion. With his parents pushing him to settle on a "practical" career, Scott sneaks off to Washington, DC, seeking guidance from a famous psychologist who claims to know the secret to success. He meets Fiora Buchanan, a ballsy college student whose life ambition is to write  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Bildungsromans
Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arvin Ahmadi
ISBN: 9780425289877 0425289877
OCLC Number: 986958103
Description: 320 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Down & across
Responsibility: by Arvin Ahmadi.

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Sixteen-year-old Scott Ferdowsi's impromptu trip to a famous professor for advice about success turns into a summer of freedom that brings him answers in unexpected places. "Quirky and charming, wise  Read more...

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A lively first novel . . . This humorous, deeply human coming-of-age story will connect with teens. --The Washington Post John Green fans will appreciate this tale . . . [Ahmadi] successfully Read more...

 
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