X Vs Y

Author: Eve Epstein
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613125976
Size: 62.87 MB
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and that's how I came to Stephen Chbosky's The Perks of Being a Wallflower. It
was during one of those many ... And Chboskyfitsthe ultimatecomingofage frame
brilliantlyby handling allthose taboo topics—suicide, drugs, homosexuality,
sexual abuse—in awaythat never makes the reader feel talked at. There's no
doubtinmymind that Perks belongs toGen Y; we've not only claimed
itloudlybutitwas also obviously meant for us, having beenreleased in1999.
However, Charlie andhis crew ...

Encyclopedia Of Children Adolescents And The Media

Author: Jeffrey Jensen Arnett
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412905303
Size: 33.29 MB
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Current YA books are positively tackling taboo topics such as incest and
transgender with clarity and sensitivity while employing harsh language and
experiences to present the reality of adolescent life. Acceptance of the alternative
or being the outsider is a recurring theme in YA novels. Recent examples of
these books are Stephen Chbosky's The Perks of Being a Wallflower (1999),
Laurie Halse Anderson's Speak (1999), Julie Anne Peters's Luna (2004), An Na's
A Step from Heaven ...

Author: Philip Pullman
Publisher: Nanmeebooks
ISBN: 9749906683
Size: 69.18 MB
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เมื่อโรเจอร์เพื่อนรักถูกขบวนการร้าย "ตัวกินเด็ก" จับตัวไป ไลราและภูตประจำตัวของเธอ ...