Good Kids: A Novel

Good Kids: A Novel

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11.99 Good Kids: A Novel

The critically acclaimed author of American Nerd makes his fiction debut with this romantic tragicomedy about a teenage boy and girl who discover his dad is having an affair with her mom. For readers of Chad Harbach and Jennifer Egan, and fans of filmmakers like Noah Baumbach.

At fifteen, Josh Paquette and Khadijah Silverglate-Dunn catch Josh’s father and Khad ijah’s mother kissing in a natural foods store. As both of their families fall apart, the teenagers sign… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)

One of the blurbs on the back describes it as “catchy, like a hit song,” which seems just about right.

In Benjamin Nugent, the reader may sense a talented young American looking to encapsulate a generationally-defining vision of his country. In this case, it is a noble mission, if not a thorough success.

The New York Times : Good Kids (January 29, 2013)

This debut offers a pleasing lightness-to-heart ratio.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (January 29, 2013)

Collection: Scribner

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 3.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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