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The Grooming of Alice

Title

The Grooming of Alice

Publisher

Athenuem Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781442434967

Pages

240 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

During the summer between eighth and ninth grades, Alice and her friends Pamela and Elizabeth decide to improve themselves through exercise.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Family member death; Single parent; death of a mother; single father

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single father

Awards

Children's Choices, 2001
Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Eighth Edition, 2001
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

friendship; body image; self-perception; summer

Diversity Impact

indirect

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