On the fringe

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In every school at every grade, there's a pecking order among students -- an in crowd and those outside it, who are often ridiculed mercilessly for the "crime" of being different. This powerful anthology explores the teen outsider experience in electrifying, never-before-published stories by eleven of today's most acclaimed YA authors. A tomboy finds the relief of self-expression through her music, while in another tale a relentless bully tests the faith of an intensely religious girl. A cheerleader discovers that the true soul of her school can't be found within the cool clique; a football player finally stands up for a harassed fellow student; and a boy watches in horror as the school "freak" marches into his classroom with a loaded rifle.

Offering insights into popularity and peer pressure, nonconformity and persecution, acceptance and hate, these riveting, provocative tales will leave readers thinking and start them talking.

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ISBN:
9780142500262
9780803726567
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.9, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
700L
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Grouping Title on the fringe
Grouping Author donald r gallo
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-11-05 20:56:03PM
Last Indexed 2019-12-09 00:40:04AM

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High schools
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