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Emil Ostrovski


Emil Ostrovski

THE PARADOX OF VERTICAL FLIGHT is Emil Ostrovski's debut novel. It will be released in English in 2013, and in Spanish and German at a later date.

Emil Ostrovski

Books by Emil Ostrovski

by Emil Ostrovski - Gay & Lesbian, Young Adult 15+, Youth Fiction

Westing is not your typical school. For starters, you have to have one very important quality in order to be admitted --- you have to be dying. Every student at Westing has been diagnosed with PPV, or the Peter Pan Virus, and no one is expected to live to graduation. What do you do when you go to a high school where no one has a future or any clue how to find meaning in their remaining days?

by Emil Ostrovski - Young Adult 14+

On the morning of his 18th birthday, philosophy student and high school senior Jack Polovsky is somewhat seriously thinking of suicide when his cell phone rings. Jack's ex-girlfriend, Jess, has given birth, and Jack is the father. The new teenage father kidnaps the baby, names him Socrates, stocks up on baby supplies at Wal-Mart and hits the road with his best friend, Tommy, and the ex-girlfriend.