Strange Beauty

From the Series Lorimer SideStreets

  • Interest Level: Grade 9 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

There are some things a teen can take for granted, or so Penny thinks. Beautiful girls get all the breaks. An eccentric old woman is going to be the target of every kid in the ‘hood. But what if things are not all they seem? Lori Weber’s talents are on full display in this in this remarkable, insightful story of beauty’s fleeting power and the effects of time.

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978-1-55028-941-1
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Interest Level Grade 9 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Fiction, High/Low, Young Adult
Copyright 2006
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Lorimer Children & Teens
Language English
Number of Pages 144
Publication Date 2016-09-01
BISACS YAF058090, YAF058120, YAF058190
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 4.25 x 7
Lexile 740
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Teaching Guides

Author: Lori Weber

Lori Weber has published poetry, short stories, and essays in several Canadian literary journals and collections. She has also written several YA novels. She lives in Pointe-Claire, Quebec. www.lori-weber.com

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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 →