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AUTHOR Sherrard, Valerie
PUBLISHER Dundurn Group (CA) (08/04/2011)
PRODUCT TYPE eBook (Portable Document Format (PDF))

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Short-listed for the Forest of Reading Red Maple Award, 2012

Before you judge me, there are two things you should know about why I did it.

Shana Tremain is a good kid. She knows right from wrong and she's never been in any serious trouble. But when her best friend, Carrie, comes to her for help, Shana agrees to break the law to save Carrie from a molester. She even feels good about it for a while.

Then trouble starts. Someone in their group of friends is stealing from the others. As she searches for the truth, Shana uncovers evidence that raises a terrifying question: Has she made a horrible mistake?

Faced with the reality of what she's done, Shana finds herself trapped in a web of her own lies and deceit. Can she convince the right people that she's telling the truth now? Either way it's clear someone is going to pay a terrible price for her crime.

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ISBN-13: 9781554889280
ISBN-10: 1554889286
Content Language: English
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Page Count: 144
Carton Quantity: 1
Product Dimensions: 5.83 x 0.11 x 8.27 inches
Country of Origin: US
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BISAC Categories
Young Adult Fiction | Social Themes - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Young Adult Fiction | Social Themes - Physical & Emotional Abuse (see also Social
Young Adult Fiction | Social Themes - Sexual Abuse
Grade Level: 9th Grade and up
Accelerated Reader:
Reading Level: 4.8
Point Value: 4
Interest Level: Upper Grade
Dewey Decimal: 813.6
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Short-listed for the Forest of Reading Red Maple Award, 2012

Before you judge me, there are two things you should know about why I did it.

Shana Tremain is a good kid. She knows right from wrong and she's never been in any serious trouble. But when her best friend, Carrie, comes to her for help, Shana agrees to break the law to save Carrie from a molester. She even feels good about it for a while.

Then trouble starts. Someone in their group of friends is stealing from the others. As she searches for the truth, Shana uncovers evidence that raises a terrifying question: Has she made a horrible mistake?

Faced with the reality of what she's done, Shana finds herself trapped in a web of her own lies and deceit. Can she convince the right people that she's telling the truth now? Either way it's clear someone is going to pay a terrible price for her crime.

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Author: Sherrard, Valerie
Valerie Sherrard is the author of 12 previous novels for young people, including the Shelby Belgarden Mysteries, Watcher, Sarah's Legacy, Speechless, and her first historical novel, Three Million Acres of Flame. Her work has been shortlisted for numerous Canadian awards, including the Red Maple, White Pine, and Arthur Ellis Awards. She lives in Miramichi, New Brunswick.
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