Download E-books Beacon Hills High: A Novel PDF

By Mo'Nique

Getting into Millwood excessive, the "tightest" highschool in Baltimore, is all that is been eating thirteen-year-old F.A.T. (Fabulous And Thick, that's) Eboni Michelle Imes. whilst she's approved, all that she will be able to take into consideration are 4 years of enjoyable along with her most sensible acquaintances, Michelle, Yolanda, and Charisse—the TTC (the Too Tight Crew).

But lifestyles has different plans for Eboni. while her father ultimately lands his dream activity, everyone seems to be excited—except Eboni. whereas Dad's new enterprise enterprise ability relocating the kin to glamorous l. a., for Eboni it capacity relocating clear of her associates, her overwhelm Vincent, and every little thing she has ever known.

A fascinating coming-of-age tale that bargains with universal adolescent matters corresponding to physique photograph, being the "new woman" at school, and adjusting to a brand new local, Beacon Hills High is bound to resonate with not just Mo'Nique's younger enthusiasts, but in addition teenage women everywhere.

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By Mo'Nique

Getting into Millwood excessive, the "tightest" highschool in Baltimore, is all that is been eating thirteen-year-old F.A.T. (Fabulous And Thick, that's) Eboni Michelle Imes. whilst she's approved, all that she will be able to take into consideration are 4 years of enjoyable along with her most sensible acquaintances, Michelle, Yolanda, and Charisse—the TTC (the Too Tight Crew).

But lifestyles has different plans for Eboni. while her father ultimately lands his dream activity, everyone seems to be excited—except Eboni. whereas Dad's new enterprise enterprise ability relocating the kin to glamorous l. a., for Eboni it capacity relocating clear of her associates, her overwhelm Vincent, and every little thing she has ever known.

A fascinating coming-of-age tale that bargains with universal adolescent matters corresponding to physique photograph, being the "new woman" at school, and adjusting to a brand new local, Beacon Hills High is bound to resonate with not just Mo'Nique's younger enthusiasts, but in addition teenage women everywhere.

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Download E-books Love Drugged PDF

By James Klise

If you may switch who you're, could you? Should you?

Fifteen-year-old Jamie Bates has an easy process for surviving highschool: slot in, hold a low profile, and specifically, defend his greatest secret-he's homosexual. but if a classmate discovers the reality, a terrified Jamie does all he can to alter who he's. in the beginning, it is simple. everybody notices while he begins placing out with Celia Gamez, the richest and most pretty woman in class. And whilst he steals an experimental new drug that is purported to "cure" his allure to men, Jamie thinks he is eventually going to have a "normal" life.

But because the drug's unintended effects irritate and his courting with Celia heats up, Jamie starts off to gain that mendacity and utilizing may possibly shatter the delicate international of deception that he is created-and damage the folks closest to him.

Told with equivalent doses of humor and suspense, Love Drugged explores the implications of a existence built nearly completely of lies . . . in particular the lies we inform ourselves. 

An American Library organization Stonewall Honor ebook in kid's & younger grownup Literature

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By James Klise

If you may switch who you're, could you? Should you?

Fifteen-year-old Jamie Bates has an easy process for surviving highschool: slot in, hold a low profile, and specifically, defend his greatest secret-he's homosexual. but if a classmate discovers the reality, a terrified Jamie does all he can to alter who he's. in the beginning, it is simple. everybody notices while he begins placing out with Celia Gamez, the richest and most pretty woman in class. And whilst he steals an experimental new drug that is purported to "cure" his allure to men, Jamie thinks he is eventually going to have a "normal" life.

But because the drug's unintended effects irritate and his courting with Celia heats up, Jamie starts off to gain that mendacity and utilizing may possibly shatter the delicate international of deception that he is created-and damage the folks closest to him.

Told with equivalent doses of humor and suspense, Love Drugged explores the implications of a existence built nearly completely of lies . . . in particular the lies we inform ourselves. 

An American Library organization Stonewall Honor ebook in kid's & younger grownup Literature

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Download E-books Happy Again PDF

By Jennifer E. Smith

Ellie O'Neill and Graham Larkin fell challenging for every different whilst a misspelled electronic mail deal with without notice introduced them jointly. Now, over a 12 months has handed due to the fact they stated so long with the promise to stick involved, and their day-by-day emails have faded to not anything. Ellie is a freshman in university and has advised herself to maneuver on, and Graham has stored himself busy starring in additional videos, in addition to a number of tabloid columns. yet destiny introduced those jointly as soon as before--and it's not performed with them but.

during this sequel novella to This is What satisfied seems Like, Jennifer E. Smith revisits liked characters to inform the tale of 1 magical evening in long island. whilst Ellie and Graham come head to head once again, can they get previous the months of silence and the harm emotions to discover their happily-ever-after back?

Word count number: ~18,000

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By Jennifer E. Smith

Ellie O'Neill and Graham Larkin fell challenging for every different whilst a misspelled electronic mail deal with without notice introduced them jointly. Now, over a 12 months has handed due to the fact they stated so long with the promise to stick involved, and their day-by-day emails have faded to not anything. Ellie is a freshman in university and has advised herself to maneuver on, and Graham has stored himself busy starring in additional videos, in addition to a number of tabloid columns. yet destiny introduced those jointly as soon as before--and it's not performed with them but.

during this sequel novella to This is What satisfied seems Like, Jennifer E. Smith revisits liked characters to inform the tale of 1 magical evening in long island. whilst Ellie and Graham come head to head once again, can they get previous the months of silence and the harm emotions to discover their happily-ever-after back?

Word count number: ~18,000

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Download E-books Skin and Bones PDF

By Sherry Shahan

Sixteen-year-old Jack, nicknamed "Bones," will not consume. His roommate within the consuming ailment ward has the other challenge and proudly is going by way of the nickname "Lard." They develop into pals regardless of Bones's preliminary reluctance. whilst Bones meets Alice, a dangerously skinny dancer who likes to holiday the foundations, he we could his shield down much more. quickly Bones is so captivated with Alice that he is prepared to chance everything-even his restoration.

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By Sherry Shahan

Sixteen-year-old Jack, nicknamed "Bones," will not consume. His roommate within the consuming ailment ward has the other challenge and proudly is going by way of the nickname "Lard." They develop into pals regardless of Bones's preliminary reluctance. whilst Bones meets Alice, a dangerously skinny dancer who likes to holiday the foundations, he we could his shield down much more. quickly Bones is so captivated with Alice that he is prepared to chance everything-even his restoration.

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Download E-books Guitar Girl PDF

By Sarra Manning

Seventeen-year-old Molly Montgomery by no means deliberate on changing into well-known. Molly's band, The Hormones, used to be simply alleged to be approximately mucking round together with her top buddies, Jane and Tara, and having enjoyable. but if the deliciously harmful Dean and his buddy T sign up for the band, issues begin taking place speedy. quickly The Hormones are front-page information, and their debut album is rocketing up the charts. Molly is the strength at the back of the band, however the risks of status, past love, screaming fanatics, and sleazy managers are forcing the newly topped youngster queen of grrl angst on the subject of the sting. status by no means comes at no cost, and Molly's approximately to determine what it expenses.

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By Sarra Manning

Seventeen-year-old Molly Montgomery by no means deliberate on changing into well-known. Molly's band, The Hormones, used to be simply alleged to be approximately mucking round together with her top buddies, Jane and Tara, and having enjoyable. but if the deliciously harmful Dean and his buddy T sign up for the band, issues begin taking place speedy. quickly The Hormones are front-page information, and their debut album is rocketing up the charts. Molly is the strength at the back of the band, however the risks of status, past love, screaming fanatics, and sleazy managers are forcing the newly topped youngster queen of grrl angst on the subject of the sting. status by no means comes at no cost, and Molly's approximately to determine what it expenses.

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Download E-books Summer Intern PDF

By Carrie Karasyov, Jill Kargman

To do:

—Attend photograph shoot on pier at sundown.

—Get invited to NYC's so much unique events.

—Walk mammoth star's make-up artist's assistant's puppy.

—Fetch dry cleansing while it arrives from Paris.

there is not anything run-of-the-mill approximately operating at Skirt, the preeminent type journal. i am Kira Parker, overall type junkie. i presumed I had it made while I landed this activity. Ha. I suggest, do not get me wrong—working at Skirt is fantastic. And spending the summer time in big apple urban with out my mom and dad? Golden. yet now i am up opposed to Daphne Hughes, daughter of the magazine's proprietor. What Daphne wishes, she gets—all wrapped up in a adorable trainer bag. She's already acquired the man of my goals and the entire correct connections. Now she thinks she'll get the plum place operating for the editor in leader with no even lifting a diamond-adorned pinky? This catwalk is primed for conflict.

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By Carrie Karasyov, Jill Kargman

To do:

—Attend photograph shoot on pier at sundown.

—Get invited to NYC's so much unique events.

—Walk mammoth star's make-up artist's assistant's puppy.

—Fetch dry cleansing while it arrives from Paris.

there is not anything run-of-the-mill approximately operating at Skirt, the preeminent type journal. i am Kira Parker, overall type junkie. i presumed I had it made while I landed this activity. Ha. I suggest, do not get me wrong—working at Skirt is fantastic. And spending the summer time in big apple urban with out my mom and dad? Golden. yet now i am up opposed to Daphne Hughes, daughter of the magazine's proprietor. What Daphne wishes, she gets—all wrapped up in a adorable trainer bag. She's already acquired the man of my goals and the entire correct connections. Now she thinks she'll get the plum place operating for the editor in leader with no even lifting a diamond-adorned pinky? This catwalk is primed for conflict.

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Download E-books A Little Wanting Song PDF

By Cath Crowley

A summer season of friendship, romance, and songs in significant chords. . . .

CHARLIE DUSKIN loves song, and he or she is aware she's sturdy at it. yet she merely sings while she's on my own, at the moonlit porch or within the again room at outdated Gus's Secondhand list and CD shop. Charlie's mother and grandmother have either died, and this summer season she's vacationing her grandpa within the nation, surrounded by way of ghosts and grieving relatives, and serving burgers to the neighborhood little ones on the milk bar. She's received her iPod, her guitar, and all her recording gear, yet she wishes extra: a pal. A dad who notices her. the opportunity to teach Dave Robbie that she's now not completely unspectacular.

ROSE BUTLER lives round the corner to Charlie's grandfather and spends her days observing automobiles cross at the highway and putting out along with her troublemaker boyfriend. She loves Luke yet cannot wait to depart their small state city. And she's found out a manner: she's gained a scholarship to a technology university within the urban, and now she has to persuade her mom and dad to permit her cross. this is often the place Charlie is available in. Charlie, who lives within the urban, and whom Rose has overlooked for years. Charlie, who simply will be Rose's price tag out.

Told in alternating voices and packed with song, friendship, and romance, Charlie and Rose's "little in need of tune" is set the type of longing that starts off as a heavy discomfort yet finally makes us consider hopeful and beautifully alive.

From the Hardcover edition.

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By Cath Crowley

A summer season of friendship, romance, and songs in significant chords. . . .

CHARLIE DUSKIN loves song, and he or she is aware she's sturdy at it. yet she merely sings while she's on my own, at the moonlit porch or within the again room at outdated Gus's Secondhand list and CD shop. Charlie's mother and grandmother have either died, and this summer season she's vacationing her grandpa within the nation, surrounded by way of ghosts and grieving relatives, and serving burgers to the neighborhood little ones on the milk bar. She's received her iPod, her guitar, and all her recording gear, yet she wishes extra: a pal. A dad who notices her. the opportunity to teach Dave Robbie that she's now not completely unspectacular.

ROSE BUTLER lives round the corner to Charlie's grandfather and spends her days observing automobiles cross at the highway and putting out along with her troublemaker boyfriend. She loves Luke yet cannot wait to depart their small state city. And she's found out a manner: she's gained a scholarship to a technology university within the urban, and now she has to persuade her mom and dad to permit her cross. this is often the place Charlie is available in. Charlie, who lives within the urban, and whom Rose has overlooked for years. Charlie, who simply will be Rose's price tag out.

Told in alternating voices and packed with song, friendship, and romance, Charlie and Rose's "little in need of tune" is set the type of longing that starts off as a heavy discomfort yet finally makes us consider hopeful and beautifully alive.

From the Hardcover edition.

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Download E-books Confessions: The Murder of an Angel PDF

In the dramatic end of the bestselling Confessions sequence, Tandy Angel's subsequent homicide case may be her own!

Tandy Angel is wasting her mind--or so she thinks. whilst she's compelled to struggle for the relations corporation, she's imagining new risks in each shadow. And as her detective prowess is named into query and her paranoia builds, she has to stand the very genuine danger that the stalker she's confident will take her lifestyles may be all in her head--or the very actual risk that at last brings her down.

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In the dramatic end of the bestselling Confessions sequence, Tandy Angel's subsequent homicide case may be her own!

Tandy Angel is wasting her mind--or so she thinks. whilst she's compelled to struggle for the relations corporation, she's imagining new risks in each shadow. And as her detective prowess is named into query and her paranoia builds, she has to stand the very genuine danger that the stalker she's confident will take her lifestyles may be all in her head--or the very actual risk that at last brings her down.

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Download E-books The Little Prince PDF

By Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Few tales are as generally learn and as universally loved by means of youngsters and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the cherished vintage superbly displays Saint-Exupéry's special and proficient type. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of many preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English textual content as shut as attainable to the French, in language, sort, and most vital, spirit. The art during this variation has been restored to compare intimately and in colour Saint-Exupéry's unique art. Combining Richard Howard's translation with restored unique artwork, this definitive English-language version of The Little Prince will catch the hearts of readers of all ages.

This identify has been chosen as a standard center textual content Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Stories).

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By Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Few tales are as generally learn and as universally loved by means of youngsters and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the cherished vintage superbly displays Saint-Exupéry's special and proficient type. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of many preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English textual content as shut as attainable to the French, in language, sort, and most vital, spirit. The art during this variation has been restored to compare intimately and in colour Saint-Exupéry's unique art. Combining Richard Howard's translation with restored unique artwork, this definitive English-language version of The Little Prince will catch the hearts of readers of all ages.

This identify has been chosen as a standard center textual content Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Stories).

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