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Directed by Rupert Jones… 563 more words

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I have to say this

my mother is an extremely toxic and self-destructive person.

I am not saying this out of hate.

This is just how it is.

I eventually fell out of any kind of love I had for her and I have to admit it to myself, she is a major reason as to why my family is so dysfunctional.

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Dying to Meet You

by Kate Klise, Illustrated by M. Sarah Klise
First sentence: “By turning this page and the pages that follow, you hereby release the compilers of this correspondence from all liability related to thoughts, ruminations, hallucinations, and dreams (good or bad) of or pertaining to ghosts, friendly or otherwise.” 266 more words

Middle Grade

Prayer for the Young and the Unborn

How many of you had experienced a difficult childhood? How many of you know of someone who had experienced a difficult childhood? Difficult means physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect and anything considered mal treatment. 671 more words


Ask the Passengers

by A. S. King
First sentence: “Every airplane, no matter how far it is up there, I send love to it.”
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Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key

by Jack Gantos
First sentence: “At school they say I’m wired bad, or wired mad, or wired sad, or wired glad, depending on my mood and what teacher has ended up with me.” 340 more words

Middle Grade

The War That Saved My Life

by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
First sentence: “‘Ada! Get back from that window!’ Mam’s voice, shouting.”
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Content: There is some depiction of abuse, and tense moments when there is bombing. 286 more words

Middle Grade