It's Kind of a Funny Story

It's Kind of a Funny Story

By Ned Vizzini

Turtleback Books, Prebound, 9781417818181, 444pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2007



About the Author
Ned Vizzini (1981 2013) began writing for the New York Press at the age of fifteen. At nineteen, he published Teen Angst? Naaah . . ., his autobiography of his years at Stuyvesant High School. His debut teen novel, Be More Chill, was named a Best Book of the Year by Entertainment Weekly and was selected for the Today Show Book Club by Judy Blume. It s Kind of a Funny Story, a cult classic, was adapted into a feature film and was named one of the 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels by National Public Radio. The Other Normals, his third novel, was a Junior Library Guild selection. He also wrote for television, including MTV s hit show Teen Wolf.