Worthy of Love

  • Interest Level: Grade 9 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 6

Adrian Carter is a young mixed-race teen struggling with poor self-image, but he’s tired of being bullied for his weight. Adrian decides to shed the pounds, no matter what it takes. When he meets and falls for Mel Woods, a confident and sensible girl with a passion for fitness, his motivation to change leads him to take dangerous measures. When Mel confronts Adrian about his methods of weight loss he is left trying to find a balance between the number on the scale and wondering if he’ll ever be worthy of love.

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Interest Level Grade 9 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 6
Genre Fiction, Young Adult
Category Diversity
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lorimer & Company, Ltd.
Imprint Formac
Language English
Number of Pages 200
Publication Date 2019-01-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS YAF058220, YAF058040, YAF058090
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 5.5 x 8.5
Lexile 590
Features Author/Illustrator biography

Author: Andre Fenton

Andre Fenton is an award winning spoken word artist and filmmaker. He has written a book of poetry called Ode to Teen Angst. This is his first novel. He lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia.