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By Sean Hetzel

High institution senior Denton Smalls is the epitome of a misplaced cause—in his brain in addition to all people else's.

He’s been crammed in such a lot of lockers that almost all of them were completely bent to deal with his physique form for destiny incidents. His head has been dunked in such a lot of bogs that he has extra wisdom of the school’s plumbing than the amenities staff.

Denton should be misplaced, yet day in and outing, he fights again opposed to his tormentors, either within the pupil physique and within the college. He has a fireplace burning from inside of that sometimes engulfs him and all these round him whilst he bargains out punishment to people who moderate him.

As he treads water to stick afloat in the course of his senior 12 months, Denton is pressured to discover the choices to be had to him relating to his destiny, the entire whereas facing inevitable loss, newfound love, and an ever-evolving experience of self.

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