The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Score: 4.5
From 314 Ratings

The Miseducation of Cameron Post


  • Author: Emily M. Danforth
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 3559861 Bytes


The acclaimed book behind the 2018 Sundance Grand Jury Prize-winning movie"LGBTQ cinema is out in force at Sundance Film Festival," proclaimed USA Today. "The acerbic coming-of-age movie is adapted from Emily M. Danforth's novel, and stars Chloë Grace Moretz as a lesbian teen who is sent to a gay conversion therapy center after she gets caught having sex with her friend on prom night."The Miseducation of Cameron Post is a stunning and provocative literary debut that was named to numerous best of the year lists.When Cameron Post’s parents die suddenly in a car crash, her shocking first thought is relief. Relief they’ll never know that, hours earlier, she had been kissing a girl.But that relief doesn’t last, and Cam is f...

The Way I Used to Be
Score: 4.5
From 352 Ratings

The Way I Used to Be


  • Author: Amber Smith
  • Release Date : 2016-03-22
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • File Size: 4491265 Bytes


A New York Times bestseller.In the tradition of Speak, this extraordinary debut novel “is a poignant book that realistically looks at the lasting effects of trauma on love, relationships, and life” (School Library Journal, starred review).Eden was always good at being good. Starting high school didn’t change who she was. But the night her brother’s best friend rapes her, Eden’s world capsizes.What was once simple, is now complex. What Eden once loved—who she once loved—she now hates. What she thought she knew to be true, is now lies. Nothing makes sense anymore, and she knows she’s supposed to tell someone what happened but she can’t. So she buries it instead. And she buries the way she used to be.Told in four parts—freshman, soph...

The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Score: 4
From 2,016 Ratings

The Miseducation of Cameron Post


  • Author : Emily Danforth
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2017-08-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780141389172


The Miseducation of Cameron Post Book Description :

Now a major motion picture starring Chloë Grace Moretz *Sundance Grand Jury Prize Winner* ---------- 'If Holden Caulfield had been a gay girl from Montana, this is the story he might have told-it's funny, heartbreaking, and beautifully rendered' Curtis Sittenfeld, bestselling author of Prep and American Wife 'An important book - one that can change lives' Jacqueline Woodson, award-winning author of Brown Girl Dreaming ---------- The night Cameron Post's parents died, her first emotion was relief. Relief they would never know that hours earlier, she'd been kissing a girl. Now living with her conservative Aunt in small-town Montana, hiding her sexuality and blending in becomes second nature to Cameron until she begins an intense friendship with the be...

Plain Bad Heroines

Plain Bad Heroines


  • Author : Emily M. Danforth
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-10-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062942876


Plain Bad Heroines Book Description :

“Full of Victorian sapphic romance, metafictional horror, biting misandrist humor, Hollywood intrigue, and multiple timeliness—all replete with evocative illustrations that are icing on a deviously delicious cake.” –O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE “Brimming from start to finish with sly humor and gothic mischief. Brilliant.” — SARAH WATERS Named a Most Anticipated Book by O, The Oprah Magazine • Vulture • Parade • Popsugar • Bustle • GoodReads • Autostraddle • Literary Hub • and more! The award-winning author of The Miseducation of Cameron Post makes her adult debut with this highly imaginative and original horror-comedy centered around a cursed New England boarding school for girls—a wickedly whimsical celebration of the art of...

Prep and American Wife  Two Bestselling Novels

Prep and American Wife Two Bestselling Novels


  • Author : Curtis Sittenfeld
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-04-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780812985450


Prep and American Wife Two Bestselling Novels Book Description :

One of the most exceptional voices in literary fiction today, Curtis Sittenfeld is renowned for her rich prose, irresistible storytelling, and fascinating characters who struggle with the rules of gender, race, and privilege. Now, in this convenient eBook bundle, here are her blockbuster bestselling and critically acclaimed novels, Prep and American Wife. PREP Named One of the Top Ten Books of the Year by The New York Times Lee Fiora is an intelligent, observant fourteen-year-old when she leaves her family behind in Indiana to attend the prestigious Ault School in Massachusetts. Over the next four years, her experiences at Ault—complicated relationships with teachers, intense friendships with other girls, an all-consuming preoccupation with a class...

Study Guide  the Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M  Danforth  SuperSummary

Study Guide the Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M Danforth SuperSummary


  • Author : SuperSummary
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  • Release Date : 2019-08-09
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  • ISBN 10 : 1089406878


Study Guide the Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M Danforth SuperSummary Book Description :

SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 59-page guide for "The Miseducation of Cameron Post" by Emily M. Danforth includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 21 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 25 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like Coming to Terms with Homosexuality and The Complexities of the Grieving Process....

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit


  • Author : Jaye Robin Brown
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2016-08-30
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062271013


Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit Book Description :

A Kirkus Best Book of the Year! A Chicago Public Library Best Book of the Year! A Bustle.com Best Young Adult Book of the Year! Joanna meets the perfect girl for her and must decide whether to break a promise that could change everything for her and her family or lose out on love in this charming young adult romance that’s perfect for fans of Julie Murphy’s Dumplin’ and Becky Albertalli’s Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda. Joanna Gordon has been out and proud for years, but when her popular radio evangelist father remarries and decides to move all three of them from Atlanta to the more conservative Rome, Georgia, he asks Jo to do the impossible: to lie low for the rest of her senior year. And Jo reluctantly agrees. Although it is (mostly) muc...

At the Mountain s Base
Score: 2.5
From 2 Ratings

At the Mountain s Base


  • Author : Traci Sorell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525555124


At the Mountain s Base Book Description :

A family, separated by duty and distance, waits for a loved one to return home in this lyrical picture book celebrating the bonds of a Cherokee family and the bravery of history-making women pilots. At the mountain's base sits a cabin under an old hickory tree. And in that cabin lives a family -- loving, weaving, cooking, and singing. The strength in their song sustains them through trials on the ground and in the sky, as they wait for their loved one, a pilot, to return from war. With an author's note that pays homage to the true history of Native American U.S. service members like WWII pilot Ola Mildred "Millie" Rexroat, this is a story that reveals the roots that ground us, the dreams that help us soar, and the people and traditions that hold us u...

Rubyfruit Jungle
Score: 3.5
From 26 Ratings

Rubyfruit Jungle


  • Author : Rita Mae Brown
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2014-06-25
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780804152761


Rubyfruit Jungle Book Description :

“The rare work of fiction that has changed real life . . . If you don’t yet know Molly Bolt—or Rita Mae Brown, who created her—I urge you to read and thank them both.”—Gloria Steinem Winner of the Lambda Literary Pioneer Award | Winner of the Lee Lynch Classic Book Award A landmark coming-of-age novel that launched the career of one of this country’s most distinctive voices, Rubyfruit Jungle remains a transformative work more than forty years after its original publication. In bawdy, moving prose, Rita Mae Brown tells the story of Molly Bolt, the adoptive daughter of a dirt-poor Southern couple who boldly forges her own path in America. With her startling beauty and crackling wit, Molly finds that women are drawn to her wherever she goe...

After Tupac   D Foster
Score: 4
From 21 Ratings

After Tupac D Foster


  • Author : Jacqueline Woodson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0399246541


After Tupac D Foster Book Description :

In the New York City borough of Queens in 1996, three girls bond over their shared love of Tupac Shakur's music, as together they try to make sense of the unpredictable world in which they live....

Luna
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

Luna


  • Author : Julie Anne Peters
  • Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2008-09-15
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316039895


Luna Book Description :

A groundbreaking novel about a transgender teen, selected as a National Book Award Finalist! Regan's brother Liam can't stand the person he is during the day. Like the moon from whom Liam has chosen his female name, his true self, Luna, only reveals herself at night. In the secrecy of his basement bedroom Liam transforms himself into the beautiful girl he longs to be, with help from his sister's clothes and makeup. Now, everything is about to change: Luna is preparing to emerge from her cocoon. But are Liam's family and friends ready to welcome Luna into their lives? Compelling and provocative, this is an unforgettable novel about a transgender teen's struggle for self-identity and acceptance....

Two Truths and a Lie
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

Two Truths and a Lie


  • Author : Sara Shepard
  • Publisher : HarperTorch
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Detective and mystery stories
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 000743300X


Two Truths and a Lie Book Description :

Seventeen-year-old Emma Paxton steps into the life of her long-lost twin Sutton to solve her murder, while Sutton looks on from her afterlife....