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The Perks of Being a Wallflower
by Stephen Chbosky

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky Overview

The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, Perks follows observant “wallflower” Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood. First dates, family drama, and new friends. Sex, drugs, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Devastating loss, young love, and life on the fringes. Caught between trying to live his life and The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, Perks follows observant “wallflower” Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood. First dates, family drama, and new friends. Sex, drugs, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Devastating loss, young love, and life on the fringes. Caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it, Charlie must learn to navigate those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up.

Stephen Chbosky

About The Perks of Being a Wallflower Description

Stephen Chbosky grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and graduated from the University of Southern California's Filmic Writing Program. His first film, The Four Corners of Nowhere, premiered at the 1995 Sundance Film Festival and went on to win Best Narrative Feature honors at the Chicago Underground Film Festival. He is the recipient of the Abraham Polonsky Screenwriting Award for his screenplay

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Original Title The Perks of Being a Wallflower ISBN 0671027344 (ISBN13: 9780671027346 ) Edition Language English URL http://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Perks-of-Being-a-Wallflower/Stephen-Chbosky/9780671027346 Characters Bill, Patrick Grogan, Charlie Scorsoni, Sam Turner, Michael Dobson...more , Mary-Elizabeth, Candace Grogan...less setting Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States) (131)