Prep (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Mar 17, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 192 pages
8 Reviews
Nick and his friends have everything: expensive clothes, beautiful apartments, rich friends. The island of Manhattan is at their feet. But underneath this picture-perfect world of private schools and private parties lies a gang world filled with drinking, drugs, casual sex, and graffiti. And Nick wants out. He's had enough of the life, and he's in love with his best friend, Kris, even though she's oblivious to his feelings. When Kris's younger brother becomes a gang target, Nick thinks he can help, even if it means putting his own life at risk.

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User Review  - Steph Nolan - Goodreads

I have read this book over one hundred times. I found this book on the back shelf of a teacher's library and have not gone a year without reading it since. The plot line is amazing and easy to follow ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ashleigh Farr - Goodreads

the book prep by Jake Coburn is a really fun and easy read. this book is a little bit longer but, the way he writes it keeps you captivated until the very end. prep is a book about a teenage girl who ... Read full review



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Prep" is Jake Coburn's first novel, which he wrote at the young age of twenty-four. Mr. Coburn grew up on Manhattan's Upper West Side and attended several different prep schools. There he witnessed some of New York City's most privileged teens form vicious street gangs. He now is a full-time writer.

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