One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies
Ruby grew up with a loving mom in a small, New England community, but when her mother dies of a terminal illness she is forced to go and live with the father who abandoned her at birth. Unfortunately for her, the situation is further complicated by the fact that her father is Whip Logan, a famous movie star who resides on the other side of the country.
Forced to leave her boyfriend Ray and her best friend Lizzie, Ruby sets off with a bleak outlook, de... Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went Crazy
This novel tells how a 14 year old girl feels through a series of poems as her older sister is diagnosed with bipolar disorder. It shows how she works through her fear, finds family love, and the love of a cute boy as well. Readers will cry and laugh as happy and terrifying things happen to the main character. Great book to help people understand what it is like to live with someone mentally ill....