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Girls in trouble

Author: Caroline Leavitt
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Abandoned by her boyfriend and at odds with her parents for choosing open adoption, Sara, a sixteen-year-old honor student, is sustained by her relationship with her daughter's adoptive parents until they become threatened by her increasing obsession with the baby and make a decision that has devastating consequences for everyone.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Leavitt
ISBN: 0312271220 9780312271220
OCLC Number: 52386431
Description: 356 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Caroline Leavitt.
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Sara is sixteen and pregnant. She decides her best and only option is an open adoption with George and Eva, a couple desperate for a child. After the birth it's clear Sara has a bond with the child  Read more...

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"Caroline Leavitt's writing is so fluid, her characters so well realized, I found myself reading "Girls In Trouble" nearly until the sun came up. When I was finished I felt as though I had made a new Read more...

 
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