Tag Archives: Coming of age

The Lure of the Bright Lights

Will the Real Abi Saunders Please Stand Up? by Sara Hantz. Fort Collins, CO : Entangled Teen, 2014. Most of us, at one time or another, have dreamed of fame and being part of what the glittering world of Hollywood. … Continue reading

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Sharing Secrets With A Stranger

Roomies by Sara Zarr and Tara Altebrando. New York, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2013. Why is it that sometimes it is easier to share difficult secrets virtually with a stranger than to talk about them with your best friends? … Continue reading

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Butter by Erin Jade Lange

Butter by Erin Jade Lange. Bloomsbury, 2012. Butter is a severely overweight teen who is lonely and isolated by his weight. Frustrated by the way others treat him and upset by comments students have made about him online, he decides … Continue reading

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