Author Kami Garcia (Beautiful Creatures) and artist Gabriel Picolo, the creative duo behind theNew York Times,USA Today, andPublishers WeeklybestsellerTeen Titans: Raven, take you on a journey of self-discovery and acceptance, while reminding us the value of true friendship--especially when life gets wild.
Garfield Logan has spent his entire life being overlooked. Even in a small town like Eden, Georgia, the seventeen-year-old with green streaks in his hair can't find a way to stand out--and the clock is ticking. Senior year is almost over. If Gar doesn't find a way to impress the social elite at Bull Creek High School, he will never know what it's like to matter. Gar's best friends, Stella and Tank, can't understand why he cares what other people think, and they miss their funny, pizza-loving, video game-obsessed best friend.
Then Gar accepts a wild dare out of the blue. It impresses the popular kids, and his social status soars. But other things are changing, too. Gar grows six inches overnight. His voice drops, and suddenly, he's stronger and faster. He's finally getting everything he wanted, but his newfound popularity comes at a price. Gar has to work harder to impress his new friends. The dares keep getting bigger, and the stakes keep getting higher.
When Gar realizes the extent of his physical changes, he has to dig deep and face the truth about himself--and the people who truly matter--before his life spirals out of control.
About the Author
Kami Garcia is the #1New York Times,USA Today, and international bestselling co-author of theBeautiful CreaturesandDangerous Creaturesnovels.Beautiful Creatureshas been published in 50 countries and translated into 39 languages. Kami's solo series,The Legion, includesUnbreakable, an instantNew York Timesbestseller, and its sequel,Unmarked, both of which were nominated for Bram Stoker Awards. Her other works includeX-Files Origins: Agent of Chaosand the YA contemporary novelsThe Lovely RecklessandBroken Beautiful Hearts. Kami was a teacher for 17 years before co-authoring her first novel on a dare from seven of her students. She is a co-founder of YALLFest, the biggest teen book festival in the country.
Gabriel Picolo is a Brazilian comics artist and illustrator based in São Paulo. His work has become known for its strong storytelling and atmospheric colors. Picolo has developed projects for clients such as Blizzard, BOOM! Studios, HarperCollins, and DeviantArt. He is prolific on social media, reaching 2.5 million followers on Instagram.