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The Beginning of Everything

(2013)
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Robyn Schneider's The Beginning of Everything is a witty and heart-wrenching teen novel that will appeal to fans of books by John Green and Ned Vizzini, novels such as The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and classics like The Great Gatsby and The Catcher in the Rye.

Varsity tennis captain Ezra Faulkner was supposed to be homecoming king, but that was before - before his girlfriend cheated on him, before a car accident shattered his leg, and before he fell in love with unpredictable new girl Cassidy Thorpe.

As Kirkus Reviews said in a starred review, "Schneider takes familiar stereotypes and infuses them with plenty of depth. Here are teens who could easily trade barbs and double entendres with the characters that fill John Green's novels."

Funny, smart, and including everything from flash mobs to blanket forts to a poodle who just might be the reincarnation of Jay Gatsby, The Beginning of Everything is a refreshing contemporary twist on the classic coming-of-age novel - a heart-wrenching story about how difficult it is to play the part that people expect, and how new beginnings can stem from abrupt and tragic endings.

Genre: Young Adult Romance

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Hardback Editions

July 2014 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
ISBN: 1-68065-005-X / 978-1-68065-005-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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August 2013 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
ISBN: 0-06-221713-5 / 978-0-06-221713-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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Paperback Editions

July 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
ISBN: 0-06-221714-3 / 978-0-06-221714-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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August 2013 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
ISBN: 0-06-227550-X / 978-0-06-227550-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

August 2013 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
Publisher: HarperAudio
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August 2013 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
Publisher: HarperAudio
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Kindle Editions

August 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Beginning of Everything
Author(s): Robyn Schneider
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
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