Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A teen plunges into a downward spiral of addiction in this classic cautionary tale. January 24th After you’ve had it, there isn't even life without drugs… It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game. Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward sp ...

Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon Pulse

A teen plunges into a downward spiral of addiction in this classic cautionary tale. January 24th After you've had it, there isn't even life without drugs.... It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game. Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward spi ...

Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author: Anonymous
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the acclaimed, bestselling first-person account of a teen girl’s harrowing descent into drug addiction—as heart-wrenching, shocking, and timely as ever, this cautionary tale now has a brand-new cover. January 24th After you’ve had it, there isn’t even li ...

Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author: Frank Shiras
Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

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Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author:
Publisher: Random House

The shocking true story of a teenager's descent into darkness - perfect for fans of the smash-hit Netflix series, Thirteen Reasons Why. Alice could be anyone - she could be someone you know, or someone you love - and Alice is in trouble ... Being fifteen is hard, but Alice seems fine. She babysits t ...

Banned in the U S A

Banned in the U S A Author: Herbert N. Foerstel
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Looks at censorship in American schools and libraries, and includes a section of the fifty most banned books from 1996 through 2000, including newcomer Harry Potter. ...

Defending Frequently Challenged Young Adult Books

Defending Frequently Challenged Young Adult Books Author: Pat R. Scales
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This authoritative handbook gives you the information you need to defend challenged books with an informed response and ensure free access to young book lovers. With a profile of each book that includes its plot and characters, related materials and published reviews, awards and prizes, and Web and ...

Unmask Alice

Unmask Alice Author: Rick Emerson
Publisher: BenBella Books

"Unmask Alice by Rick Emerson goes a long way to showing what investigative journalism could be in the right hands . . . this book is undeniably buzzworthy." —Portland Book Review "An absorbing and unnerving read . . . this book demands to be finished in one sitting." —Booklist Two teens. Two di ...

Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice Author: Alice
Publisher:

This is the story of a 15-year-old American drug addict. Based on the pages of her diary, it tells how Alice discovered drugs, sex and the kind of freedom her parents only disapproved of. Sometimes she worries about what is happening to her; sometimes she resorts to subterfuge to avoid worrying her ...

Encyclopedia of Censorship

Encyclopedia of Censorship Author: Jonathon Green
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Articles examine the history and evolution of censorship, presented in A to Z format. ...

Literature Suppressed on Social Grounds

Literature Suppressed on Social Grounds Author: Dawn B. Sova
Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Literature Suppressed on Social Grounds, Revised Edition discusses writings that have been banned over the centuries because they offended or merely ignored official truths; challenged widely held assumptions; or contained ideas or language unacceptable to a state, religious institution, or private ...

Impostors

Impostors Author: Christopher L. Miller
Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Writing a new page in the surprisingly long history of literary deceit, Impostors examines a series of literary hoaxes, deceptions that involved flagrant acts of cultural appropriation. This book looks at authors who posed as people they were not, in order to claim a different ethnic, class, or othe ...

From Abba to Zoom

From Abba to Zoom Author: David Mansour
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

A compilation of memories for anyone born in the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, or 1980s features more than three thousande references on everything from television shows to dolls, and features such entertaining lists as "best toys" and "all-time coolest singers." Original. ...

Bibliotherapy

Bibliotherapy Author: Beverly West
Publisher: Dell

Because women read books differently than guys do... Every woman knows ... books are more than a way to kill time on the bus — they're therapy that fits in our bag. Whether we're wallowing in a sullen perennial adolescence or our biological clock is ringing and we can't find the snooze button, boo ...

Text Lies and Cataloging

Text  Lies and Cataloging Author: Jana Brubaker
Publisher: McFarland

What do James Frey's A Million Little Pieces, Margaret B. Jones' Love and Consequence and Wanda Koolmatrie's My Own Sweet Time have in common? None of these popular books are what they appear to be. Frey's fraudulent drug addiction "memoir" was really a semi-fictional novel, Jones' chronicle of her ...

Alice s Adventures

Alice s Adventures Author: Will Brooker
Publisher: A&C Black

The author of "Batman Unmasked" and "Using the Force", turns his attention to Lewis Carroll and Alice taking the reader through a revealing tour of late 20th Century popular culture, following Alice and her creator wherever they go. The result is an in-depth analysis of how one original creation sym ...

Are You In The House Alone

Are You In The House Alone Author: Amanda Reyes
Publisher: SCB Distributors

Beginning in the 1960s through its heyday in the 1970s and beyond, the telefilm remains an important cultural artefact masquerading as disposable entertainment. Made specifically for the small screen, within the tight constraints of broadcasting standards, what these humble movies lacked in budget a ...

Critical Foundations in Young Adult Literature

Critical Foundations in Young Adult Literature Author: Antero Garcia
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Young Adult literature, from The Outsiders to Harry Potter, has helped shape the cultural landscape for adolescents perhaps more than any other form of consumable media in the twentieth and twenty-first century. With the rise of mega blockbuster films based on these books in recent years, the young ...