Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac b y Gabrielle Zevin. Summary : When Naomi loses a coin toss, she actually loses much more. On her way back to the school yearbook office to grab a camera that was left behind, Naomi trips and falls down the stairs, hitting her head. When she wakes up in an ambulance, Naomi has no memory of her life from the past five years. On her path to recovery, Naomi learns about her life, and what she learns makes her wonder if she really wants to regain all those memories. Her divorced parents, questionable relationship and deeper desires force Naomi to question who she was and who she wants to become.
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Inventing ourselves by Sarah Jayne Blakemore
Akbar, Said Hyder and Burton , Susan. Bloomsbury , California teen Hyder describes three summers he spent with his father who had returned to the Afghanistan to help rebuild his country by serving as spokesman to the president and governor of a border province. Bartoletti, Susan Campbell. Scholastic , With them I can make a new world.
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There are other commendable books that add to the story both factually and pictorially, but these three are the ones you need. On its original release in , I Was A Teenage Sex Pistol gave the public a chance to hear the story, not just from a member of the band, but also from a man who had, up until then, been largely maligned by his former band mates and the press. Glen had for many years had his contribution downplayed and in some cases, downright defiled, yet despite this we all knew, deep down, that Glen was vital to the success and cohesion of the band.
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