Adios, Nirvana

By Conrad Wesselhoeft
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH), Hardcover, 9780547368955, 235pp.)

Publication Date: October 2010

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" When you piss off a bridge into a snowstorm, it feels like you're connecting with eternal things. Paying homage to something or someone. But who? The Druids? Walt Whitman? No, I pay homage to one person only, my brother, my twin.
In life. In death.
Telemachus."

Since the death of his brother, Jonathan's been losing his grip on reality. Last year's Best Young Poet and gifted guitarist is now Taft High School's resident tortured artist, when he bothers to show up. He's on track to repeat eleventh grade, but his English teacher, his principal, and his crew of Thicks (who refuse to be seniors without him) won't sit back and let him fail.




About the Author
Conrad Wesselhoeft lives with his three children and a big, grinning poodle named Django, in West Seattle.
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