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K-12 Evaluated Resource Collection

13 Minutes

Author/Publisher/Website: Pinborough, S.
Copyright: 2017
Evaluation/Record Entry Date: Jan/2019
Submitting suppliers/Website: Not Available
Primary Identifier: 9781250123855
Recommended Grades and Subjects/Courses: 11-12
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Resource Description

Tasha, the most popular girl at school, is found freezing in a river and presumed dead for 13 minutes but she awakens, with amnesia. As her memory returns it appears that her best friends were involved in the accident and she enlists Becca’s help to solve the mystery and as Becca discovers the truth she learns that not everyone is what they seem and she undertakes her own journey of self-discovery. This engaging coming-of-age novel deals with timely and relatable topics, including self-discovery, self-reflection, honesty, personal and social identity, gender roles, violence, loyalty, mental health, personal worth, and relationships with friends, which can launch interesting class discussions. Log in to read the full review.