Children’s / Teenage personal and social topics: Relationships (non-family)

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The Christmas Wind

On a cold and windy Christmas Eve, Jo searches for shelter for her mother, baby brother, and herself. There is no option but a barn owned by a local farmer known as a solitary grouch. Stephanie Simpson ...

The Theory of Hummingbirds

Cleo is the name 12-year-old Alba has given to her left foot, which was born twisted in the wrong direction. After one final surgery and one final cast, Cleo is almost ready to meet the world straight ...

Vanessa

Le roman permet d’entendre le témoignage de victimes autant que d’agresseurs, de jeunes en quête de leur identité sexuelle. Il aborde la sexualité sous différents angles tout en dédramatisant ...

Dirk Daring, Secret Agent

When Darren Dirkowitz’s evil stepbrother (code name Waldo) gets hold of Darren’s tippity-top-secret spy journal, he threatens to expose it to the entire Preston Middle School student body. Unless, ...

About That Night

Two disappearances in one night. Someone knows the truth. In the depths of winter, a woman wanders off in the snow. She is a popular former teacher and wife of a local policeman. A full-blown search begins. ...

Emily For Real

If it’s just him, I cut a clean diagonal right across the middle, letting one half fall dead on the bed and throwing the other half on top of the pile. If it’s a picture of him with me, I carefully ...

The Glory Wind

Winner of the 2011 Ann Conner Brimer Award for Children's Literature Winner of the 2011 Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People 2012 Silver Birch Fiction Award nominee Shortlisted ...

The Lit Report

Julia and Ruth have been unlikely best friends since they first met in Sunday school— Ruth was standing on the Bible-crafts table belting out "Jesus Loves Me. " Now that they’re a year away from graduation, ...

Toni Biscotti's Magic Trick

Toni Biscotti is shy, really shy. So why has she signed up to perform at the school concert? Is it because of Marco Bonneau? And what’s so special about him?

101 Ways to Dance

A quirky collection of stories about teens in lust and in love. From the first stirrings of same-sex desire to paternity questions around a teen pregnancy, 101 Ways to Dance reflects the spectrum of ...