Pretty Bones

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

  • Interest Level: Grade 9 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Raine has a family, good grades, best friends, and a boyfriend who loves her. But then anorexia takes over, and her life spirals out of control. Her efforts to hide her condition are finished when she collapses at a school dance. Although she’s whisked away to treatment, Raine isn’t ready to accept who she really is and get the help she desperately needs. For Raine, coming-of-age means coming closer to death.

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978-1-55277-712-1
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Interest Level Grade 9 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Fiction, High/Low, Young Adult
Copyright 2011
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Lorimer Children & Teens
Language English
Number of Pages 142
Publication Date 2016-09-01
BISACS YAF058220, YAF058090
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 4.25 x 7
Lexile 630
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Teaching Guides

Author: Aya Tsintziras

Aya Tsintziras's interest in anorexia developed after a classmate died due to complications from anorexia. Aya wants young adults to be aware of the consequences of what she was told then was a "mysterious illness."

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Lorimer SideStreets

Edgy high/low fiction for teen reluctant readers. Each SideStreets novel deals with real-world issues and features contemporary teen characters, many from diverse backgrounds. Male and female characters face serious issues today’s teens can relate to, such as… View available downloads →