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ISBN-10: 0889954658

ISBN-13: 9780889954656

As he methods his 18th birthday, Brandon DeWolf understands he's not the sharpest knife within the drawer. He failed a grade in an undistinguished institution occupation, and is considering spending extra years in class whilst such a lot of his acquaintances might be graduating on the finish of the educational 12 months. He has a tendency to be within the improper position on the unsuitable time, has no genuine pursuits, and looks at a useless finish. one of the few satisfied moments of his existence are those he spends along with his pal Kayla, a woman he is identified from adolescence, one other misfit. days earlier than his birthday, even if, every thing adjustments for Brandon. to start with he falls out of a tree - and survives intact. On his birthday, savouring his fortunate holiday, he selections up a lottery price tag, and discovers he is gained 3 million money. without warning everyone's his pal, and his mom and dad - a discontented usually squabbling pair - have fun in watching for all that this surprising bonanza will purchase them. The school's most well liked lady turns into Brandon's trainer during this new unaccustomed existence he has to conform to. His previous good friend Kayla realizes their friendship is withering, and Brandon does not manage to do a lot approximately that. Plunged right into a global that's thoroughly new to him - and with none actual ethical compass to stick with - Brandon flounders and at last is introduced down in shame, spending an evening in detention center after being stuck ingesting and using. there's no chuffed finishing for Brandon, only a solemn realizing that he can't recuperate his previous lifestyles and desires to discover the integrity to map out a brand new one.

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