|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Henry Holt & Company|
| Imprint:||Henry Holt & Company Books For Young Readers|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $16.99|
| Book Description: |
Sam has the rules of slackerhood down: Don't be late to class. Don't ever look the teacher in the eye. Develop your blank stare. Since his mom left, he has become an expert in the art of slacking, especially since no one at his new school gets his intense passion for the music of the Pacific Northwest—Nirvana, Hole, Sleater-Kinney. Then his English teacher begins a slam poetry unit and Sam gets paired up with the daunting, scarred, clearly-a-gang-member Luis, who happens to...