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Rooftop —Volponi, Paul.

Still reeling from seeing police shoot his unarmed cousin to death on the roof of a New York City housing project, seventeen-year-old Clay is dragged into the whirlwind of political manipulation that follows.

Fat kid rules the world —Going, K. L. (Kelly L.)

Seventeen-year-old Troy, depressed, suicidal, and weighing nearly 300 pounds, gets a new perspective on life when a homeless teenager who is a genius on guitar wants Troy to be the drummer in his rock band.

Playing with fire : a novel —Carlson, Melody.

Just before her older brother is due to return from a drug rehabilitation clinic, Sam has a dream about an explosion in a place she believes may be associated with illegal drugs, but she is unsure if this is a vision fro...

Stoner & Spaz —Koertge, Ronald.

A troubled youth with cerebral palsy struggles toward self-acceptance with the help of a drug-addicted young woman.

Junk —Burgess, Melvin.

After running away from their troubled homes, two English teenagers move in with a group of squatters in the port city of Bristol and try to find ways to support their growing addiction to heroin.

Blood brothers —Harazin, S. A.

With his best friend on life-support after taking drugs at a party, seventeen-year-old Clay, a medical technician, recalls their long friendship, future plans, and recent disagreement, and tries to figure out who is resp...

White rabbit —Roehrig, Caleb, author.

Rufus Holt is having the worst night of his life. It begins with the reappearance of his ex-boyfriend, Sebastian-the guy who stomped his heart out like a spent cigarette. Just as Rufus is getting ready to move on, Sebast...

The after life : a novel —Ehrenhaft, Daniel.

When Will Shephard's estranged millionaire father dies, a bizarre clause in the will sends him on a drug- and alcohol-fueled road trip from Miami to New York with his twin half-siblings.

Falling —Wilhelm, Doug.

Fifteen-year-old Matt's life has been turned upside-down, first when the brother he idolizes turns to drugs, then when a visit to a chat room leads him to a classmate, Katie, who he likes very much but cannot trust with ...

Under the wolf, under the dog —Rapp, Adam.

Sixteen-year-old Steve struggles to make sense of his mother's terminal breast cancer and his brother's suicide.

You know I'm no good —Foley, Jessie Ann.

Mia is officially a Troubled Teen. She gets bad grades, drinks too much, and has probably gone too far with too many guys. But she doesn't realize how out of control she seems until she is taken from her home in the midd...

Yona of the dawn. 15 —Kusanagi, Mizuho, 1979- author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
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Yona and Riri encounter unforeseen dangers when they try to stop the spread of a new drug called "nadai" -- adapted from cover description.

Bottled up : a novel —Murray, Jaye.

A high school boy comes to terms with his drug addiction, life with an alcoholic father, and a younger brother who looks up to him.

After the wreck, I picked myself up, spread my wings, and flew away —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-

Blaming herself for the car accident on the Tappan Zee Bridge that killed her mother, fifteen-year-old Jenna undergoes a difficult physical and emotional recovery.

Bird —Elliott, Zetta.

Bird, an artistic young African American boy, expresses himself through drawing as he struggles to understand his older brother's drug addiction and death, while a family friend, Uncle Son, provides guidance and understa...

Crackback —Coy, John, 1958-

Miles barely recalls when football was fun after being sidelined by a new coach, constantly criticized by his father, and pressured by his best friend to take performance-enhancing drugs.

Shattered : a daughter's regret —Carlson, Melody.

Seventeen-year-old Cleo, feeling guilty that her choices played a role in her mother's murder, seeks refuge in prescription medication until her Aunt Kellie helps her to tell the truth and find some perspective.

Suckerpunch —Hernandez, David, 1964-

Shy, seventeen-year-old Marcus and his sixteen-year-old brother, Enrique, accompanied by two friends, drive from their home in southern California to Monterey to confront the abusive father who walked out a year earlier,...

Kyra's story —Mackall, Dandi Daley.

When seventeen-year-old Kyra of Macon, Iowa, becomes overwhelmed by the stress of senior year in high school, the school play, and early admission to drama school she begins taking prescription drugs, unaware that her tw...

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