"The hilarious sequel to the cult favorite Youth in Revolt, now a major motion picture starring Michael Cera and Justin Long."
In the wry and subversive further journals of Nick Twisp, we reunite with America's most literate teen diarist as he accidentally ignites criminal mayhem; seeks union with his love, Sheeni Saunders; and still has to live as a girl to avoid the police--an absolute must-read for all fans of the oddball humor of "Youth in Revolt."
Praise for "Youth in Revolt"
"The funniest book you'll read this year." --"Los Angeles Times
""This hilariously cynical sex farce about bright teenagers combines creaky Shakespearean plot twists with real insights about growing up in the present chaos." --"The Oregonian.
About the Author
California writer C.D. Payne is the author of over a dozen humorous novels that have won a large cult following around the world. His best-known work, "Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp," was the basis of a 2010 film. From Weinstein Films, it starred Michael Cera, Steve Buscemi, Justin Long, Ray Liotta, and Jean Smart. The original novel now has been expanded with five sequels, totaling over 650,000 words. The eight volumes cover 40 years of Nick Twisp and his extended family. Payne's latest novels include "Helen of Pepper Pike," "Brenda the Great," and "Cheeky Swimsuits of 1957." He is a native of Ohio (born in 1949 in Akron) and a graduate of Harvard College.
Praise for Youth in Revolt
"The funniest book you'll read this year." —Los Angeles Times
"This hilariously cynical sex farce about bright teenagers combines creaky Shakespearean plot twists with real insights about growing up in the present chaos." —The Oregonian