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Confessions of a Teenage Band Geek by Courtney Brandt

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Celebrating the 10th anniversary of its original publication, the completely updated rerelease of Confessions of a Teenage Band Geek combines new scenes, revamped characters, and more drama while keeping the amusing personalities and exciting plot that readers have known and loved. Drum set player Julia McCoy is not a typical marching band member. Moving across the country and becoming a rookie as she starts her junior year, Julia must deal with an intense instructor and the potential of love in her own section. After (somewhat accidentally) joining a rock band, her loyalties will be tested in a semester full of difficult decisions. From a dramatic band camp to a memorable first marching competition and an unforgettable Homecoming, Julia’s first semester at Willow Creek High School is one that readers won’t soon forget. Enjoy her adventures now and prepare for more to come as Julia’s season continues in future installments! Fans, alumni, and current marching band members will enjoy this lighthearted romance, set among familiar practice fields and under recognizable stadium lights.


Meet Our Authors

Courtney Brandt

Courtney Brandt is an American author and expatriate living in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As a former drumline and marching band member, she enjoys bringing a fictional voice to band geeks worldwide. Courtney’s other marching band books include the The Line series and the stand-alone novel Major Pain. She is also the author of the YA steampunk trilogy The Queen of England and the contemporary novel Take One at Mulholland High. Under her pen name Ann Benjamin, she has published Room 702, Life After Joe, and Twenty Year Reunion. In her free time, she enjoys travel, writes about food on her culinary and travel blog, A to Za’atar, and speaks about social media on her podcast, CSR of One.

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