Consumed by survivor’s guilt, sleep deprived, and on the verge of losing it, she agrees to run away with Hunter to San Francisco. Despite all of kinsey’s efforts, she can’t shake Camille, who has been haunting her dreams. As the pair tries to escape both the ghost of camille and their own deep fears, Kinsey questions how real her perception of her friendship with Camille was, and whether her former friend’s ghost is actually now haunting her.
Damaged #ad - Two teens must come to terms with their friend’s death in a car crash in this “haunting, Clean, ” Kirkus Reviews gritty, Crazy, and realistic novel from the author of Beautiful, and Over You. When kinsey’s best friend camille dies in a car accident while Kinsey is behind the wheel, she shuts down completely, deciding that numbness is far better than mourning.
CrazySimon Pulse #ad - He knows he can’t save her from her pain. But what if no one else can? As izzy’s behavior gets increasingly erratic and self-destructive, Connor gets increasingly desperate to stop her from plummeting. But somehow he’s been let into her crazy, exhilarating world and become her closest confidante. The closer they get, however, the more Connor realizes that Izzy’s highs are too high and her lows are too low.
From the author of beautiful and Clean, a “real and relatable” VOYA exploration of a romance marred by mental illness. What if i can’t ever be who you want me to be? Connor knows that Izzy will never fall in love with him the way he’s fallen for her. And the frenetic energy that makes her shine is starting to push her into a much darker place.
Crazy #ad - He’s falling in love—and she’s falling over the edge of sanity.
Over YouSimon Pulse #ad - And then they meet Dylan. Max is sadie’s confidante, her protector, and her best friend. No matter how much she wants to, she can’t back away from him. Because if she doesn’t make a decision—about Dylan, about Sadie, about herself—it’s going to be made for her. Dylan is dark, and intoxicating, dangerous, and he awakens something in Max that she never knew existed.
Over You #ad - An intense friendship fractures in this gritty, Clean, realistic novel from the author of Beautiful, and Crazy, which School Library Journal called “compelling and moving. Max would follow sadie anywhere, so when Sadie decides to ditch her problems and escape to Nebraska for the summer, it’s only natural for Max to go along.
This summer will be perfect. Max doesn’t know who she is without Sadie, but she’d better start learning. This summer will be all about them. But sadie has her own intensity, and has never allowed Max to become close with anyone else. Because there are some problems you just can’t escape.
BeautifulSimon Pulse #ad - Stepping into her new identity turns out to be easier than Cassie could have ever imagined. One moment, one choice, changes everything. Swept into a world of illicit parties and social land mines, and floats through it all, she sheds her virginity, embraces the numbness she feels from the drugs, knowing that she is now called beautiful.
She ignores the dangers of her fast-paced life. But she can't sidestep the secrets and the cruelty. Cassie is trapped in a swift downward spiral tinged with violence and abuse, and no one--not even the one person she thought she could trust--can help her now. Beautiful is stark, quite simply, disquieting, and, riveting.
Beautiful #ad - Ellen hopkins, bestselling author of Crank. This is cassie's chance to stop being invisible and start being the kind of girl who's worth noticing. When cassie moves from the tiny town where she has always lived to a suburb of Seattle, she is determined to leave her boring, good-girl existence behind. Cassie's new existence both thrills and terrifies her.
CleanSimon Pulse #ad - Addicts who have hit rock bottom and been stuck together in rehab to face their problems, face sobriety, and face themselves. And they certainly don’t want to share their darkest secrets and most desperate fears with a room of strangers. But they’ll all have to deal with themselves—and one another—if they want to learn how to live.
None of them wants to confront the truths about their pasts. From the author of Beautiful, a poignant, captivating novel about five teens in rehab. Olivia, jason, christopher, Kelly, and Eva have one thing in common: They’re addicts. Because when you get that high, there’s nowhere to go but down, down, down.
Clean #ad - None of them wants to be there. Simon Pulse.
The Nowhere GirlsSimon Pulse #ad - But they start with just three: grace salter is the new girl in town, whose family was run out of their former community after her southern Baptist preacher mom turned into a radical liberal after falling off a horse and bumping her head. Simon Pulse. For their own personal reasons, rosina and erin feel equally deeply about Lucy’s tragedy, so they form an anonymous group of girls at Prescott High to resist the sexist culture at their school, which includes boycotting sex of any kind with the male students.
Rosina suarez is the queer punk girl in a conservative Mexican immigrant family, who dreams of a life playing music instead of babysitting her gaggle of cousins and waitressing at her uncle’s restaurant. Erin delillo is obsessed with two things: marine biology and Star Trek: The Next Generation, but they aren’t enough to distract her from her suspicion that she may in fact be an android.
The Nowhere Girls #ad - A call-to-action to everyone out there who wants to fight back. Bustle “subversive anti-sexism—just try to put it down. Kirkus reviews starred review “Cuts straight to the core of rape culture—masterfully fierce, stirring, and deeply empowering. Amber smith, new york times bestselling author of the way i used to Be Three misfits come together to avenge the rape of a fellow classmate and in the process trigger a change in the misogynist culture at their high school transforming the lives of everyone around them in this searing and timely story.
Who are the nowhere Girls? They’re everygirl. When grace learns that lucy moynihan, was run out of town for having accused the popular guys at school of gang rape, the former occupant of her new home, she’s incensed that Lucy never had justice.
Calling Maggie May Anonymous DiariesSimon Pulse #ad - Simon Pulse. Simon Pulse. Suddenly, there were new possibilities and new experiences. But not all of those experiences were good. Read her shocking story in the diary she left behind. A dark and edgy first-person cautionary tale about how one girl’s seemingly minor choices quickly spiraled into a life as a sex worker in the tradition of Go Ask Alice and Lucy in the Sky.
Calling Maggie May Anonymous Diaries #ad - She had a normal life, until one small decision changed everything.
InvincibleKatherine Tegen Books #ad - It’s better than a drug. His kiss makes her feel invincible—but she may be at the beginning of the biggest free fall of her life. Her friends and her parents still see her as Cancer Girl, and her boyfriend’s constant, doting attention is suddenly nothing short of suffocating. Then evie meets Marcus. Being near him makes her feel truly, fully alive.
Fans of gayle forman and Sara Zarr will be swept away by this gritty romance, the first in a duology. Evie is living on borrowed time. Evie is grateful for every extra day she gets, but she knows that soon this disease will kill her. Simon Pulse. Until, miraculously, she may have a second chance to live. All evie had wanted was her life back, but now that she has it, she feels like there’s no place for her in it—at least, not for the girl she is now.
Invincible #ad - Simon Pulse. She knows that he’s trouble, but she can’t help falling for him. She was diagnosed with terminal cancer several months ago and told that by now she’d be dead. The fault in our stars meets go ask alice in this dramatic romance about a teenage girl who survives a terminal cancer diagnosis, only to get trapped in the deadly spiral of addiction.