On a Scale of One to Ten

Title

On a Scale of One to Ten

Authors

Ceylan Scott

Publisher

Chicken House

Publication Year

2019

ISBN

9781338323764

Pages

281 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Tamar is admitted to Lime Grove, a psychiatric ward for teenagers, where the psychologists ask her endless questions. How did the self-harming start? Will you tell us what happened? How do you feel, on a scale of one to ten? But there's one question Tamar can't - won't - answer: What happened to her friend Iris?

Grade Level

9-12

Lexile Measure

800L

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Mental illness; depression; anxiety; DSM; psychological; suicidal thoughts/tendencies; cutting; therapy

Main Character

female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

psychiatric hospital; death of friend; growth

Diversity Impact

direct

On a Scale of One to Ten

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