Spencer Hill Contemporary
A teen girl struggles with obesity, self-harm, and the infuriatingly perfect stepsister in her journey to overcome the stigmas put on her life, on her friendships, and on her future.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Step parent; Mental illness; Illness; step mother; depression; cutting; therapy; obesity
father and step mother
Moonbeam Children's Book Award, 2014, Gold, Young Adult Fiction (General)
theater; techie; step sisters; Cinderella retelling; romance; musicals; diaries; bullying; sibling relationship
Macke, Kelsey, "Damsel Distressed" (2014). Diverse Families. 1517.