The Side Door
When Mel becomes obsessed with Alex Weber's death, she finds trouble with her peers and confronts a world of adult secrecy and deception.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gay/Lesbian; lesbian; lesbian teenager
mother and father
Rainbow List, 2012 Young Adult Fiction
Eric Hoffer Award, 2011, Honor, Young Adult
LGBTQ youth; suicide; secrets; high school; distraught mother; homophobia
Donley, Jan, "The Side Door" (2010). Diverse Families. 1427.