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Struck by Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal

November 2012

STRUCK BY LIGHTNING follows the story of outcast high school senior Carson Phillips, who blackmails the most popular students in his school into contributing to his literary journal to bolster his college application; his goal in life is to get into Northwestern and eventually become the editor of The New Yorker.

Struck By Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal
by Chris Colfer

  • Publication Date: November 5, 2013
  • Genres: Fiction, Youth Fiction
  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • ISBN-10: 0316232939
  • ISBN-13: 9780316232937