Publication Date: March 24, 2021
Sixteen-year-old Kate Harding has felt desperately alone and isolated living with her family in the small colonial settlement of Victoria in 1861. When new opportunities arrive, including romantic love and the possible fulfillment of a lifelong dream, Kate knows she cannot pursue both. She must make an agonizing decision.
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A touching story of a teen’s determination to find the power inside her.
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Publication date: October 15th, 2019
After sixteen-year-old Claire Winters witnesses a young man jump off of Vancouver's Lions Gate Bridge, it changes her life as she searches for an explanation to this mysterious tragedy. Her investigation morphs into an assertion of life as she meets various people, including Kiki, a young cancer patient whose determined passion for life inspires her. On this journey for answers, Claire is reminded her that life is messy but full of possibilities.
The Story of My Face
Publication date: September 10th, 2018
After being severely mauled by a grizzly bear in the Rocky Mountains, seventeen-year-old Abby Hughes's facial disfigurement sends young children screaming into their mothers' arms. Returning to high school, that most intensely judgmental of places, Abby is forced to combat rejection, bullying and betrayal. In order to accept herself and ask others to do the same, she too must learn to dig below the surface to see people for who they really are.
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