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Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd

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Acclaimed authors Holly Black (Ironside)and Cecil Castellucci(Boy Proof) have united in geekdom to edit short stories from some of the best selling and most promising geeks in young adult literature: M.T. Anderson, Libba Bray, Cassandra Clare, Tracy Lynn, Cynthia and Greg Leitich Smith, David Levithan, Kelly Link, Barry Lyga, Wendy Mass, Garth Nix, Scott Westerfield, Lisa Yee, and Sara Zarr. With illustrated interstitials from comic book artists Hope Larson and Bryan Lee O'Malley,Geektasticcovers all things geeky, from Klingons and Jedi Knights to fan fiction, theater geeks, and cosplayers. Whether you're a former, current, or future geek, or if you just want to get in touch with your inner geek,Geektasticwill help you get your geek on!
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Level 4.9, 16 Points
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HL: High-Low 760L
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Grouping Title geektastic stories from the nerd herd
Grouping Author holly black and cecil castellucci
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-20 00:30:31AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-19 19:26:36PM

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subject_facet Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Fiction, Geeks (Computer enthusiasts) -- Fiction, High school students -- Fiction, Misfits (Persons) -- Fiction, Nonconformists -- Fiction, Short stories, Teenage misfits -- Fiction
title_display Geektastic : stories from the nerd herd
title_full Geektastic : stories from the nerd herd / edited by Holly Black and Cecil Castellucci, Geektastic Stories from the Nerd Herd
title_short Geektastic :
title_sub Stories from the Nerd Herd
topic_facet Eccentrics and eccentricities, Geeks (Computer enthusiasts), High school students, Humor (Fiction), Misfits (Persons), Nonconformists, Short Stories, Short stories, Teenage misfits, Young Adult Fiction