Teen angst, burgeoning friendship, and comic books are at the heart of this very honest young-adult novel. Bullied at school, girlfriendless, and constantly horrified by his heinous family, 15-year-old Fanboy is working on a graphic novel he plans to show to a legendary comics artist. Then he meets feisty, chain-smoking Kyra, aka Goth Girl. As their friendship progresses and Fanboy shares secrets he's never told anyone, he slowly learns that he's not alone in the world. But when everything falls apart, will he be able to figure out what's most important?
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: General, School + Education, Social Issues / Friendship