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Girls Don't
 

Girls Don't (EPUB ebook)

By Ragland, Joyce

Sixteen-year-old Lorena is a science nerd at a time when girls don't do science. It's 1962 and the message from President Kennedy's Committee on the Status of Women isn't well received in her conservative community. Lorena plays the roles expected of a good girl. She's Lorena to ...her teachers, Lor to her friends, and Reenie to her Dad. She can't make her parents understand why she doesn't want the traditional role of teacher, nurse, or secretary like her older two sisters do. Her cousin Ronnie understands her dreams, but her best friend Carly is so confident of Lor's abilities in science, band, school, and life that she doesn't really listen to Lor's worries. Then Lorena's home burns and Carly gets sent to Oklahoma to help an elderly aunt. Carly has an emergency appendectomy - except community gossip says something else, something too awful to name. Lor deals with so many crises she's about to give up on her dream when help comes from a totally unexpected source. Never in her wildest imagination would she have predicted the end of the crazy, rad summer of 1962.
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ISBN 9781946504302
Published 10 Oct 2017
Publisher Independent Publishers Group
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781946504302
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Independent Publishers Group
Imprint Goldminds Publishing
Released 10 Oct 2017
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Ragland, Joyce
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Personal Awareness & Social Issues
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Fiction Dealing With Family Issues
Ethical Issues
Number of Pages 191
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult

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