Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick
Ferris Bueller meets La Femme Nikita in this funny, action-packed young adult novel. It’s prom night—and Perry just wants to stick to his own plan and finally play a muchanticipatedgig with his band in the Big Apple. But when his mother makes him take Gobija Zaksauskas—their quiet, geeky... show more
Ferris Bueller meets La Femme Nikita in this funny, action-packed young adult novel. It’s prom night—and Perry just wants to stick to his own plan and finally play a muchanticipatedgig with his band in the Big Apple. But when his mother makes him take Gobija Zaksauskas—their quiet, geeky Lithuanian exchange student—to the prom, he never expects that his ordinary high school guy life will soon turn on its head. Perry finds that Gobi is on a mission, and Perry has no other choice but to go along for a reckless ride through Manhattan’s concrete grid with a trained assassin in Dad’s red Jag.Infused with capers, car chases, heists, hits, henchmen, and even a bear fight, this story mixes romance, comedy, and tragedy in a true teen coming-of-age adventure—and it’s not over until it’s “au revoir.”
Pages no: 192
Edition language: English
Series: Perry & Gobi (#1)
Loved this book! The type of book that absolutely should become a movie, full of action and humor with a really good foundation and back story.
Fun fast-paced and crazy cool.
I loved it! It was packed with action and suspense- it was a bit like watching a movie. It is a short book but that's great because it doesn't drag on. It doesn't try to be too serious (there are some serious moments- for example when we find out why Gobi is killing all of these people) and I did no...
I must start with I am coming off of a line of truly painful reads; so when I came across this one, well, it was a breath of fresh air.No fallen angels, no magic, no stupid love triangles, just a crazy night in the best city in the world with two chracters that are truly likeable. No matter how craz...
In a sentence or so: Perry takes his family's frumpy and severely awkward foreign exchange student to prom. Only she's not a frumpy foreign exchange student - she's a super hot assassin.Perry's incredibly overbearing father and compassionate mother twist his arm into taking Gobi, their super awkward...