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Roxy  Cover Image Book Book

Roxy / Neal and Jarrod Shusterman.

Shusterman, Neal, (author.). Shusterman, Jarrod, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534451254
  • ISBN: 1534451250
  • ISBN: 9781534451261
  • ISBN: 1534451269
  • Physical Description: 377 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2021]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
The freeway is coming. It will cut the neighborhood in two. Construction has already started, pushing toward this corridor of condemned houses and cracked concrete with the momentum of the inevitable. Yet there you are, in the fifth house on the left, fighting for your life. Ramey, I. The victim of the bet between two manufactured gods: the seductive and lethal Roxy (Oxycontin), who is at the top of her game, and the smart, high-achieving Addison (Adderall), who is tired of being the helpful one, and longs for a more dangerous, less wholesome image. The wager-a contest to see who can bring their mark to "the Party" first-is a race to the bottom of a rave that has raged since the beginning of time. And you are only human, dazzled by the lights and music. Drawn by what the drugs offer-tempted to take that step past helpful to harmful...and the troubled places that lie beyond. But there are two I. Rameys-Isaac, a soccer player thrown into Roxy's orbit by a bad fall and a bad doctor and Ivy, his older sister, whose increasing frustration with her untreated ADHD leads her to renew her acquaintance with Addy. Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
14-17 years Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Grades 10-12 Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
HL710L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.1 14 514804.
Subject: Drug addiction > Fiction.
Substance abuse > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Wagers > Fiction.
Gods > Fiction.
Opioids > Juvenile fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)

Available copies

  • 29 of 31 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 31 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library YA Shusterman, Neal (Text) 38262300006970 Young Adult Available -


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