Summary: An engaging study of the nerd in American popular culture and throughout history discussed in such contexts as the rise of online gaming, the science fiction club, ethnicity, Asperger's syndrome, autism, and high school and college debating.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.9 NUG
Summary: At fifteen, Josh Paquette and Khadijah Silverglate-Dunn catch Joshs father and Khad ijahs mother kissing in a natural foods store. As both of their families fall apart, the teenagers sign a pact never to cheat on anyone, ever. They have no problem keeping the vowuntil they meet again at twentyeight, both struggling with career and identit y, and both engaged to other people.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2013