From the Series Lorimer SideStreets
Jay is determined to make his name by climbing a tough rock face known as “The Wall”—solo. No partner, no ropes, no equipment. Little does Jay suspect that it’s his own life that will one day hang in the balance.
In this exciting rock-climbing adventure, Kellerhals-Stewart looks at the desire to break barriers and the questionable role of the media in the dangerous pursuits of extreme sports.
|Interest Level||Grade 9 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, High/Low, Young Adult|
|Publisher||Lorimer & Company, Ltd.|
|Imprint||Lorimer Children & Teens|
|Number of Pages||168|
Author: Heather Kellerhals-Stewart
Heather Kellerhals-Stewart is the author of several acclaimed books for youth. A former social worker, she now lives, writes, and runs an organic farm on Quadra Island, British Columbia.
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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 →