As the saying goes, you can choose your friends, but not your family. I’m sure many teens feel this sentiment during their adolescence. Whether you get along well with your family members or not, all relationships hit their difficult spots. These books are all about those difficult spots and how different people deal with them.
We’ll start with our Young Adult Book of the Month, Picture Us In the Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert. It tells the story of a young man named Danny Cheng who is excited to start working towards his future at a prestigious art school. Unfortunately, his excitement is derailed by the discovery of a life changing family secret. Are you intrigued? Place your holds here.
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