Spontaneous

Book review by Darienne Stewart, Common Sense Media
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Wickedly funny, foul-mouthed look at love and loss.

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Book Details

  • Author: Aaron Starmer
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • Topics: Friendship, High School
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Dutton Books
  • Publication date: August 23, 2016
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 18
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Available on: Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, iBooks, Kindle
  • Last updated: July 13, 2017

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