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Little Peach

Author: Peggy Kern
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Hospitalized in Brooklyn, New York, fourteen-year-old Michelle recalls being raised in Philadelphia by a loving grandfather and drug-addicted mother before running away and getting lured into prostitution.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Kern
ISBN: 9780062266958 0062266950
OCLC Number: 881875931
Awards: ALA Best Books for Young Adults 2016
Description: 190 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Peggy Kern.

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Hospitalized in Brooklyn, New York, fourteen-year-old Michelle recalls being raised in Philadelphia by a loving grandfather and drug-addicted mother before running away and getting lured into prostitution.

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A grim look at sex trafficking

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published about a month ago) Good Permalink

Told from a first person perspective, this is the story of a girl from a deeply dysfunctional inner-city household who finds herself lured into prostitution. Told in short, gritty chapters, the reader sees how easy it is to believe the lies---lies about the future, lies about drugs, lies from people...
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