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At Risk

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Tia is spending the summer working at a special ranch designed to "scare straight" at-risk youth. She tries to bond with Sage, a street kid who has been given one last chance to get her life… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Authority: Deal with it before it deals with you

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Young people receive a lot of mixed message when it comes to dealing with authority figures, such as teachers, parents, coaches, team leaders, and others who make decisions for them. Children… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Best Laid Plans

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Robyn's family has always struggled to make enough money to survive. Robyn's grandmother leaves them an apple orchard in B.C., Robyn thinks things will be different, but Robyn's father still… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Beyond Crazy

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Being in a band is Stelle's salvation. It is her escape from the chaotic clutter at home and her mother's depression. Even though she is able to lose herself for a few hours, pounding away on… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Big League Dreams: Baseball Hall of Fame's first African-Canadian, Fergie Jenkins

From the Series Lorimer Recordbooks

This is a history of black major league baseball players and the crumbling of the color barrier in sport, and the story of how Fergie Jenkins rose to the top to become Canada's first inductee… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: 920

Bullying: Deal with it before push comes to shove (2nd edition)

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Kids deal with bullying in its many forms on a daily basis. This newly revised and reissued edition of Bullying: Deal With It is a popular and proven resource in Lorimer's Deal With It… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Ceiling Stars

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Christine and Danelle have been best friends forever, a relationship as seemingly infinite as the glow-in-the-dark stars they have affixed to their bedroom ceilings. Lately, though, the girls… Read More →

  • Lexile: 690
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Charged

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Craig is raising his little brother while his mother and her drug-dealing boyfriend ruin their lives. Manda's parents are teetering on the edge of divorce. How will Craig and Manda learn to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Cliques: Deal with it using what you have inside

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

As long as there have been girls in schools, there have been cliques—a particularly malicious and subtle form of bullying that isn't always recognized for what it is. And with the growing… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Competition: Deal with it from start to finish

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

A competitive streak can be the driving force behind excellence in school, sports, and other pursuits. Some young people take competition too far, however, or fear competition and avoid it at… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Crush. Candy. Corpse.

Paradise Manor is depressing—the smells are bad and the residents are old. Sunny would much rather be doing her volunteer hours at Salon Teo, but her teacher won't let her. Who says… Read More →

  • Lexile: 630
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Deal with It Series Resource Guide

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Written by resourceful teachers and teacher-librarians who have used the Deal With It series in their own schools and libraries, this comprehensive companion guide to 18 Deal With It volumes… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Dream Racer

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Zoë's caught the racing bug. Not only is she following in the tire tracks of her older brother as a rally racer, she thinks she might even have the stuff to become a racecar engineer one day… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Fight Back

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

Tyler Josten has never caught a break. Abandoned by his mother, physically and emotionally abused by his father, he grows up with a wild temper, fighting anyone he sees as a bully—including… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: [Fic]

Gaming: Deal with it before it outplays you

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Video gaming can be used to improve skills and build friendships and communities. But it is also often an escape from the world, and it can become an addiction. This book in the Deal With It… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Gangs: Deal with it before wrong seems right

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

One of the best approaches to keeping kids away from gangs is to inform them about the realities of gang involvement before they are offered the choice. This book in the Deal With It series… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Gossip: Deal with it before word gets around

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

A brand new series to help adolescents cope with conflicts in everyday life and promote peaceful homes, schools, and communities. The entertainment media is built on it, school hallways are… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Homophobia: Deal with it and turn prejudice into pride

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

That's so gay! It's a phrase commonly heard in school halls and playgrounds. But when used as a put-down, it's also homophobic. With plenty of quizzes, Q+As, comics, and scenarios, this… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Lacrosse Warrior: The Life of Mohawk Lacrosse Champion Gaylord Powless

From the Series Lorimer Recordbooks

Gaylord Powless was playing lacrosse by the age of three. His father was a famous player who taught Gaylord everything he knew. But Gaylord's tremendous skill and native ancestry made him a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 840
  • Dewey: 920

Lightning Rider

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

When January Fournier arrives at the Foothills Hospital in Calgary, her brother Grey is barely clinging to life in intensive care after a horrible motorcycle crash. She's devastated—but… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]

Long Shot: How the Winnipeg Falcons won the first Olympic hockey gold

From the Series Lorimer Recordbooks

The sons of Icelandic immigrants and friends since boyhood, the Winnipeg Falcons were a superbly talented team of just eight players who brought home Canada's first Olympic gold medal in… Read More →

  • Dewey: 920

Lying: Deal with it straight up

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Who hasn't told a fib or two? Whether trying to spare someone feelings or get out of a whole heap of trouble, everyone bends the truth now and then. But lying is usually a way of avoiding the… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Misconduct: Deal with it without bending the rules

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Rules are all around us—at school, at home, at the mall, on the soccer field, and even on the street. From the strictest of laws to good manners, formal policies to unspoken customs… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300

Money: Deal with it or pay the price

From the Series Lorimer Deal with It

Money can't buy happiness, but it can lead to all sorts of trouble at home, school, work, and among friends. This important new book looks at the way we value, display, and covet wealth and… Read More →

  • Dewey: 300