The Resource A work in progress : a memoir, Connor Franta

A work in progress : a memoir, Connor Franta

Label
A work in progress : a memoir
Title
A work in progress
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Connor Franta
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera, Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation--so far. Connor offers a look at his Midwestern upbringing as one of four children in the home and one of five in the classroom; his struggles with identity, body image, and sexuality in his teen years; and his decision to finally pursue his creative and artistic passions in his early twenties, setting up his thrilling career as a YouTube personality, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and tastemaker. Exploring his past with insight and humor, his present with humility, and his future with hope, Connor reveals his private struggles while providing heartfelt words of wisdom for young adults. His words will resonate with anyone coming of age in the digital era, but at the core is a timeless message for people of all ages: don't be afraid to be yourself and to go after what you truly want.--From publisher description
Summary
In this intimate memoir of life beyond the camera, Connor Franta shares the lessons he has learned on his journey from small-town boy to Internet sensation--so far. Connor offers a look at his Midwestern upbringing as one of four children in the home andone of five in the classroom; his struggles with identity, body image, and sexuality in his teen years; and his decision to finally pursue his creative and artistic passions in his early twenties, setting up his thrilling career as a YouTube personality,philanthropist, entrepreneur, and tastemaker. Exploring his past with insight and humor, his present with humility, and his future with hope, Connor reveals his private struggles while providing heartfelt words of wisdom for young adults. His words will resonate with anyone coming of age in the digital era, but at the core is a timeless message for people of all ages: don't be afraid to be yourself and to go after what you truly want.--From publisher description
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10434524
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1992-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franta, Connor
Dewey number
  • 792.702/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.F6735
LC item number
A3 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
870
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franta, Connor
  • Actors
  • Philanthropists
  • Businesspeople
  • Gay youth
Target audience
adult
Label
A work in progress : a memoir, Connor Franta
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn887849880
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Keywords Press/Atria paperback edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781476791616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)887849880
Label
A work in progress : a memoir, Connor Franta
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn887849880
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Keywords Press/Atria paperback edition.
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781476791616
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)887849880

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