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Girls like us

Author: Randi Pink
Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Four teenage girls. Four different stories. What they all have in common is that they're dealing with unplanned pregnancies. In rural Georgia, Izella is wise beyond her years, but burdened with the responsibility of her older sister, Ola, who has found out she's pregnant. Their young neighbor, Missippi, is also pregnant, but doesn't fully understand the extent of her predicament. When her father sends her to
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile works
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Randi Pink
ISBN: 9781250155856 1250155851
OCLC Number: 1064996236
Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Randi Pink.

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"Four teenage girls. Four different stories. What they all have in common is that they're dealing with unplanned pregnancies. In rural Georgia, Izella is wise beyond her years, but burdened with the responsibility of her older sister, Ola, who has found out she's pregnant. Their young neighbor, Missippi, is also pregnant, but doesn't fully understand the extent of her predicament. When her father sends her to Chicago to give birth, she meets the final narrator, Susan, who is white and the daughter of an anti-choice senator."--Page [2] of cover.

1972. Four teenage girls. All they have in common is that they're dealing with unplanned pregnancies. In rural Georgia, Ola has found out she's pregnant. Her younger sister, Izella is looking for a way that Ola's baby-in-a-belly can turn into no-baby-in-a-belly. Their young neighbor, Missippi, is also pregnant, but doesn't fully understand the extent of her predicament. When her father sends her to Chicago to give birth, she meets Susan, who is white and the daughter of an anti-choice senator.

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