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Not As Crazy As I Seem

(2003)
A novel by

 
 
Devon Brown won't eat in the school caf (a germ swamp).
He covers his hands before opening doors, eats things in groups of four (his lucky number), and hangs up his shirts (with all their buttons buttoned) by color.
Some kids say Devon's crazy, but he knows betterthese are the tricks that keep bad things from happening, and he can't imagine giving them up.
 Devon calls it controlling things." His doctor calls it obsessive-compulsive disorder.
When Devon starts at a new school, his compulsions start to get him in trouble, and before long he realizes that his only choice is to confront his behaviors and the events that trigger them. In a compelling story of growing up different, George Harrar introduces us to a boy who just might change the way we think about crazy."

Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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October 2004 : USA Library Binding

Title: Not as Crazy as I Seem
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October 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: Not As Crazy As I Seem
Author(s): George Harrar
ISBN: 0-618-49480-4 / 978-0-618-49480-4 (USA edition)
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Title: Not As Crazy As I Seem
Author(s): George Harrar
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