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I was born for this / Alice Oseman.

Oseman, Alice, (author.). Oseman, Alice. Ghosted. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338830934
  • ISBN: 1338830937
  • Physical Description: 348 pages, 24 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Following the novel is a short story, Ghosted. In it, Oseman explores what Rowan and Lister's relationship is like when Jimmy isn't around. The story is 24 unnumbered pages.
Formatted Contents Note:
I was born for this -- Ghosted : a short story / by Alice Oseman.
Summary, etc.:
The Ark, a boy band, is the center of life for super-fan Fereshteh (A.K.A Angel) Rahimi. Transgender front man Jimmy Kaga-Ricci owes everything to The Ark, even if fame only amplifies his severe anxiety. The fans accept that he's trans, but keep matching himn with his friend and bandmate Rowan. When Jimmy and Angel are unexpectedly thrust together, they find out how strange and surprising facing up to reality can be. -- adapted from jacket
Target Audience Note:
Ages 14 and up. Scholastic Press.
Grades 10-12. Scholastic Press.
Subject: Boy bands > Juvenile fiction.
Teenagers > Juvenile fiction.
Transgender musicians > Juvenile fiction.
Muslim girls > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Transgender fiction.

Available copies

  • 6 of 14 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff Municipal Library District. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff - Main Library.


  • 1 current hold with 14 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Poplar Bluff - Main Library YA FIC OSEMAN (Text) 38420101778534 NEW YA DISPLAY - BOOK Checked out 12/21/2022

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