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Natalie, almost sixteen, sneaks away from her Connecticut home and takes the bus to Florida, looking for the mother who abandoned her father and her when she was ten years old.
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In a voyage of self-discovery, a girl travels to find the mother who walked out on her. (Ages: 12+).
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An autistic boy, at his best while writing online, befriends a girl, but fears meeting her face to face. (Ages: 10-14).
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Jason, a twelve-year-old autistic boy who wants to become a writer, relates what his life is like as he tries to make sense of his world.
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Eleven-year-old Ruby Danes has a real best friend for the first time ever, but agonizes over whether or not to tell her a secret she has never shared with anyone--that her mother has been in prison since Ruby was five--and over whether to express her anger to her mother.
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Runt

By Nora Raleigh Baskin

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From different perspectives, explores middle school bullying as Maggie, tired of Elizabeth Moon's superior attitude, creates a fake profile on a popular social networking site to teach Elizabeth a lesson.
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Struggling with post-divorce custody visits and her hippie mom's unpredictable boyfriend, Laura is unable to forget a compelling boy she spots on a subway platform across from her, a photographer who wonders if he will ever see her again. By the author of Surfacing.
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Surfacing

By Nora Raleigh Baskin

Our Price: $17.99
Possessing an almost supernatural ability to draw out deep truths from people, varsity swimming star Maggie Paris is avoided by others and takes to giving herself away every chance she gets to an unavailable--and ungrateful--popular boy from the wrestling team, just to prove she still exists.
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Twelve-year-old best friends and relatives, Julia and Eliza are happy to spend the summer together while Julia's mother is serving in the National Guard in Iraq but when they meet a neighborhood boy, their close relationship begins to change.
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Struggling with her mother's tour of duty in Iraq, Julia and her best friend, Eliza, immerse themselves in a summer spent at the resort where Eliza's father works and find their friendship tested by their respective feelings for the same boy. By the award-winning author of Anything But Typical.
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After her beloved grandmother, Nana, dies, non-religious twelve-year-old Caroline becomes curious about her mother's Jewish ancestry.
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