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Open Secrets

A teen girl faces sexual harassment and misogyny when she tries to succeed in the local music scene.

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The Player
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 2.5

A gay hockey player in a secret relationship with a teammate worries how coming out will affect their chances in the sport.

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No Known Address
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 3

A teen in conflict with his parents searches for a place to live and a way to keep his life together.

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No One's Baby
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 3

To make decisions for the future, you have to find out the truth about your past

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Spin Out
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 3.5

A teen has to come to terms with his life when online car-racing and reality collide.

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Locked Up
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 2

A teen fears that years in juvenile detention have made it impossible for him to make a life in the outside world.

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On the Run
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 2

A teen realizes the only way to stop ending up back in juvenile detention is to take responsibility for his decisions.

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Cold Grab
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 3

Recently arrived from the Philippines, Angelo needs friends to fit in, but he gets in with a group of teens involved in crime.

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Push Back
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 4

Zaine enters a restorative justice agreement to avoid criminal charges. But will his rage or some new gang members land him back on the streets first?

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Gang Girl
  • Interest age: 13-18
  • School grade: 3

As a newcomer from Russia, 16-year-old Sasha thinks she has found a new start in a girls' volunteerism group. But she quickly learns the group is really a front for a girl gang and has to find a way out.

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SideStreets

SideStreets Series

Edgy & realistic teen fiction

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Series features

  • Page-turning novels that engage reluctant readers
  • Presenting real-world issues in real ways
  • Award-winning, knowledgeable authors
  • Diverse characters and settings

"Sensitive and effective, these small, short books are explicitly aimed at reluctant readers." —Kirkus Reviews

"The quality of writing is excellent, and this book should be in every junior and senior- high school library...highly recommended."
—Canadian Book Review Annual

Sidestreets are edgy, fast-paced novels, that combine real-world themes and believable characters to make for short heart-stopping books - sure to engage the most reluctant reader.

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