Read between the lines [electronic resource]. Jo Knowles.
- ISBN: 9780763674212 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: Somerville : Candlewick Press, 2015.
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|Summary, etc.:|| Thanks to a bully in gym class, unpopular Nate suffers a broken finger—the middle one, splinted to flip off the world. It won't be the last time a middle finger is raised on this day. Dreamer Claire envisions herself sitting in an artsy café, filling a journal, but fate has other plans. One cheerleader dates a closeted basketball star; another questions just how, as a "big girl," she fits in. A group of boys scam drivers for beer money without remorse—or so it seems. Over the course of a single day, these voices and others speak loud and clear about the complex dance that is life in a small town. They resonate in a gritty and unflinching portrayal of a day like any other, with ordinary traumas, heartbreak, and revenge. But on any given day, the line where presentation and perception meet is a tenuous one, so hard to discern. Unless, of course, one looks a little closer—and reads between the lines.
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 2 - Text Difficulty 3
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