Everything You Need to Know About Being A Teenager: Lessons from Young Adult Literature

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Everything You Need to Know About Being A Teenager: Lessons from Young Adult Literature

  1. 1. Everything You Need to Know About Being A Teenager Lessons from Young Adult Literature M E G C A N A D A L I B R A R I A N
  2. 2. 1999 1. High school sucks 1974
  3. 3. 2. Being a teen sucks 1951
  4. 4. 3. Even in outer space 1988
  5. 5. 2004 4. Doesn’t matter if you’re a boy or girl 1984
  6. 6. 2005 5. You aren’t so sure about your body 2003
  7. 7. 6. You may even name your body parts 1975
  8. 8. 1982 7. It is okay to be gay 2005
  9. 9. 8. It is okay to be straight 2004
  10. 10. 9. It is okay to be transgendered 2004
  11. 11. 1987 10. Sex will have no consequences 1982
  12. 12. 1968 11. Sex will have big consequences 2003
  13. 13. 12. Your parents are morons 2001
  14. 14. 13. Maybe you’re better off without parents 1967
  15. 15. 14. You may have been switched at birth 1990
  16. 16. 1990 15. In fact, you may be royalty 2000
  17. 17. 16. Dying is romantic 1986
  18. 18. 17. Love knows no limits 1973
  19. 19. 18. Wizards are cool 2007
  20. 20. 19. Vampires are hot 2005

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