Stoner & Spaz
A troubled youth with cerebral palsy struggles toward self-acceptance with the help of a drug-addicted young woman.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Kinship care; Addiction; Physical disability; Developmental disability; grandparents raising grandchildren; mobility; cerebal palsy; smoking; drug addiction; substance abuse
Garden State Teen Book Award, 2005; Fiction Grades 9-12; Georgia Peach Teen Readers' Choice Award, 2004 - 2005; Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2002; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005; Publishers Weekly Book Review Stars, 2003 Audio Book; Publishers Weekly Book Review Stars, 2002; School Library Journal Book Review Stars, 2002; YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2005 Own Your Freak
self-discovery; film; acceptance; marijuana use; drugs; friendship; sobering up; teenage romance; high school
Koertge, Ronald, "Stoner & Spaz" (2002). DIVerse Families. 1512.