Published: 1998 by Grove Press Edition: Kindle ebook Pages: 416 Genre: Coming of age, Young Adult, Contemporary A Certain Age is the harrowing and at points vulgar story of a young girl who makes all the wrong decisions. Falling for the wrong people and rebelling against her hippie parents she is a child living as an adult.
Published: January 2004 by Margaret K. McElderry Books (HighBridge Company – audiobook) Edition: Audiobook Length: 4 hours 32 minutes Genres: Young Adult, Drug Abuse, Romance, Drama Crank is the story of Kristina, a teenage girl based on Hopkins own daughter, as she goes on a downward spiral thanks to the ‘monster’ which is in fact meth … More Crank by Ellen Hopkins
Sugar Legowski-Gracia is a girl unsure of who she is and who she is meant to be. Half Polish and half Puerto-Rican, obese and shunned from living a normal teenage life. She struggles every day against her bullies, including her bed bound mother, aggressive brother Skunk and school friends who are distant at best. After meeting … More Sugar by Deirdre Riordan Hall