Me and Earl and the Dying Girl by Jesse Andrews

  • July 25, 2013 · 6:00 PM
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Greg Gaines is the last master of high school espionage, able to disappear at will into any social environment. He has only one friend, Earl, and together they spend their time making movies, their own incomprehensible versions of Coppola and Herzog cult classics.

Until Greg’s mother forces him to rekindle his childhood friendship with Rachel.

Rachel has been diagnosed with leukemia—-cue extreme adolescent awkwardness—-but a parental mandate has been issued and must be obeyed. When Rachel stops treatment, Greg and Earl decide the thing to do is to make a film for her, which turns into the Worst Film Ever Made and becomes a turning point in each of their lives.

And all at once Greg must abandon invisibility and stand in the spotlight.

Don't worry ladies, this is a FUNNY book, it won't make you cry unless they are tears from laughter (but I can't guarantee anything) :)

Please join us to discuss this book or any other topic that comes up! Remember, you are welcome to come even if you don't finish the book!

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    I just saw that, I will probably be there then.

    1 · July 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I may or may not be there tonight I woke up not feeling well. I will see how I feel later before I make my final decision.

    July 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I can't make it this time, I'll be out of town. Happy Reading!

    July 1, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thank you! :-) Have fun at the next meeting!

      July 2, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks Stacie! Drink some wine for me ladies! :-)

      July 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey everyone! I used to participate in this group when it first started. I fell off the face of the earth after going through personal tragedies and the aftermath. I hope you'll have me back. I look forward to discussing this book with you all!

    1 · July 10, 2013

    • Bana W.

      Glad you will be able to make it! :)

      July 10, 2013

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