Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Catch and Release / by Blythe Woolston.
Summary: Eighteen-year-old Polly and impulsive, seventeen-year-old Odd survive an deadly outbreak of flesh-eating bacteria, but resulting wounds have destroyed their plans for the future and with little but their unlikely friendship and a shared affection for trout fishing, they set out on a road trip through the West.
ISBN 978-0-7613-7755-9 (trade hard cover : alk. paper) [1. Disfigured persons--Fiction. 2. Automobile travel--Fiction. 3. Fishing--Fiction. 4. Trout--Fiction. 5. Communicable diseases--Fiction. 6. West (U.S.)--Fiction.] I. Title.
That was composed by a master of clarity and concision. As an indexer, I admire it greatly. As a reader, I trust it will help other readers find the book.
Here's the CIP data that sold me on the book:
While trying to find a girl who will date him, Missouri high school junior Leon Sanders befriends a lonely, disfigured female classmate.[1. Dating (Social customs)--Fiction. 2. Friendship--Fiction. 3. Beauty, Personal--Fiction. 4. High Schools--Fiction. 5. Schools--Fiction. 6. Disfigured persons (U.S.)--Fiction. 7. Missouri--Fiction.]
First words: "So I was reading this Vonnegut novel."