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Another Life Altogether

Title

Another Life Altogether

Authors

Elaine Beale

Publisher

Random House Publishing Group

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780385530064

Pages

416 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

In 1970s Northern England, thirteen-year-old Jesse Bennett struggles to come to terms with her attraction to girls while dealing with her mother's mental illness.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; homosexual; lesbian; lesbian teenager

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

female/female

Keywords

coming out; Nothern England; girls; mental health; bipolar; social acceptance; mental hospital; moving; traveling librarian; books

Diversity Impact

indirect

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