Realistic Fiction for Teens
Stories about school, sports, growing up, and life. MS = books for middle school readers. (Updated Dec. 2020)
Piecing Me Together
Jade keeps to herself while attending a private school outside of her neighborhood. When she is invited to join Woman to Woman and finds a potential new friend at school, her two worlds collide. MS
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Super Fake Love Song
Sunny Dae is a self-proclaimed nerd, but when Cirrus Soh walks into his older brother's room filled with guitars and band posters, Sunny can't help but take on his brother's identity. Luckily Sunny has two best friends who will help him fake a band - just until they can break up, so Sunny can have a chance with Cirrus.
Availability: No Longer AvailableView Super Fake Love Song
In the Wild Light
After receiving a scholarship for finding a bacteria eating mold in a cave, Cash and Delaney leave their small town in East Tennessee for a prestigious boarding school in Connecticut.
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Punching the Air
Artist and poet, Amal Shahid has been wrongfully convicted of a crime he did not commit.
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