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Size of a Fist

by Tara Gereaux
edition: Paperback
  • age: 16 to 18
  • Grade: 11 to 12
tagged: girls & women, physical & emotional abuse, dating & sex

P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 8pt">SPAN lang=EN-US style="mso-ansi-language: EN-US">FONT face=Calibri>Living in a small working class town has never suited Addy, so after a summer working as a janitor at the local hospital, she is more than ready to move to the city. When the night before her move finally arrives, Addy’s bags are packe …

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Gone Wild

by Jodi Lundgren
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: adoption, runaways, dating & sex, orphans & foster homes

Bullied in foster care and then by his adoptive mother's boyfriend, Seth decides to head out on his own. Brooke thinks she might be pregnant and, instead of facing her controlling mother, she runs. The strangers meet in a wilderness park on Vancouver Island, where basic survival is a challenge. As they work together to find food, water, and shelter …

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Creep Con

by Kim Firmston
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: peer pressure, sexual abuse, dating & sex

Feeling like an outsider in a new city and at a new school, Mariam finds that her love of comic-book superheroes overlaps with the interests of a new friend who is otaku, crazy about manga and anime. Together, Mariam and Tya plan their costumes for the big fan convention. Mariam is comfortable with her choice of character, partly because as Haruhi, …

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One Night

by Melanie Florence
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: native canadian, bullying, prejudice & racism, dating & sex, sexual abuse

Luna Begay is as studious and serious about her Aboriginal heritage as her sister, Issy, is outgoing and fun. When Issy convinces Luna to go with her to a party full of rich kids, Luna is surprised to end up talking with Jon, who is charming, sophisticated, and very good-looking. But the night turns bad when Jon drugs and rapes Luna.

Feeling guilty …

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Cheers, Chocolate and Other Disasters

by Mikki Sadil
edition: eBook
  • age: 10 to 18
  • Grade: 5 to 12
tagged: stepfamilies, marriage & divorce, dating & sex

Disasters strike in many different forms. Thirteen year old AJ Devlin believes she has a great life with a good family, two BFFs, a love for cheerleading, and a Champion Quarter Horse mare. When a new girl arrives in town, AJ thinks nothing of it. It’s only when her best friends, Julie and Jaime, begin ignoring her that she wonders why Celine is …

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The Perfect Guy

by Ann Herrick
edition: eBook
  • age: 10 to 17
  • Grade: 5 to 12
tagged: dating & sex, marriage & divorce, stepfamilies

Can Rebecca turn her new stepbrother into her new love? When Rebecca's mother marries Pres's father, Rebecca is sure that living in the same house with the guy of her dreams will have its perks and it will be just a matter of time before Pres sees her as more than a kid sister. Even though her best friend, Celeste, warns her to face reality, Rebecc …

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Saving Crazy

The Wild Place Adventure Series

by Karen Hood-Caddy
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: marine life, multigenerational, dating & sex

Can a high-seas, whale-saving adventure repair the hurt between two friends?
How do you decide where your heart lies when it’s being tugged at from so many sides?

When Robin and Zo-Zo discover that their beloved lake has become a toxic sludge — the result of an algae bloom — they know they have to do something to fix it. But trouble begins whe …

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