Sorta Like a Rock Star (Hardcover)

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Amber Appleton lives in a bus. Ever since her mom's boyfriend kicked them out, Amber, her mom, and her totally loyal dog, Bobby Big Boy (aka Thrice B) have been camped out in the back of Hello Yellow (the school bus her mom drives). Still, Amber, the self-proclaimed princess of hope and girl of unyielding optimism, refuses to sweat the bad stuff. But when a fatal tragedy threatens Amber's optimism--and her way of life, can Amber continue to be the rock star of hope?

With an oddball cast of characters, and a heartwarming, inspiring story, this novel unveils a beautifully beaten-up world of laughs, loyalty, and hard-earned hope. The world is Amber's stage, and Amber is, well...she's sorta like a rock star. True? True.

About the Author

Matthew Quick is the author of a previous adult novel, The Silver Linings Playbook, which was made into an Academy Award-nominated film and was a major bestseller. His young adult titles include Sorta Like a Rock Star, Boy21, and Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780316043526
ISBN-10: 0316043524
Publisher: Little Brown and Company
Publication Date: May 2010
Pages: 355
Language: English