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Kat Spears

Kat Spears
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Kat Spears grew up moving every few years and is still looking for her hometown. Kat writes realistic, edgy, honest, sometimes heartbreaking, often funny books about and for young people. Being a teenager sucked for Kat, and she’s still trying to write her way out of it. She spends her free time rearing caterpillars, vacuuming up dog hair, and writing letters the old-fashioned way. Her favorite job, ever, is being the mother of three perfect and hilarious humans. She is the author of Sway, Breakaway, and The Boy Who Killed Grant Parker.

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    The Boy Who Killed Grant Parker

    Kat Spears
    St. Martin's Publishing Group
    St. Martin's Griffin

    Luke Grayson’s life might as well be over when he’s sent to live with his Baptist pastor father in rural Tennessee after getting kicked out of his DC private school. His soulless stepmother...

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    Breakaway

    Kat Spears
    St. Martin's Publishing Group
    St. Martin's Griffin

    From Kat Spears, author of Sway, comes a new novel that asks the question: when a group of four best friends begin to drift apart, what will it take to bring them back together?

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    Sway

    Kat Spears
    St. Martin's Press
    St. Martin's Griffin

    In this hilarious and often poignant debut YA, a young man who avoids emotional connection at all costs, is forced to open his heart when he meets the girl of his dreams.

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    The Tragedy of Dane Riley

    The Tragedy of Dane Riley

    Kat Spears
    St. Martin's Publishing Group
    Wednesday Books

    A teen confronts his feelings about his father’s death, his new family, and the girl next door in this emotional young adult novel from critically-acclaimed author Kat Spears

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    Available 06/22/2021

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