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Hit

by Lorie Ann Grover

Zondervan | September 29, 2014 | Hardcover

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New from Lorie Ann Grover, founder of Readergirlz,Hitis the contemporary YA story of a high school senior who must decide for herself the right thing to do when she becomes convinced a teacher is flirting with her.

InHit, the latest YA novel from popular author Lorie Ann Grover, Sarah is a senior with a full-ride scholarship to Mills College for Girls and a future that seems set in stone-that is until she signs up for a poetry class and falls for Mr. Haddings, a student teacher from the nearby University of Washington, and becomes convinced Mr. Haddings is flirting back.

But everything changes when Mr. Haddings feels a thud on his front bumper and finds Sarah in the street with blood pooling beneath her.

Powerful and relevant for teens, Hit is a riveting story about growing up, moving forward, and finding the courage to do what is right-no matter the outcome.

Common Core Standards:

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.3 and 11-12.3 Analyze the impact of the author''s choices regarding how to develop and relate elements of a story or drama.
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5 and 11-12.5 Analyze how an author''s choices concerning how to structure specific parts of a text contribute to its overall structure and meaning as well as its aesthetic impact.
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.6 and 11-12.6 Analyze a case in which grasping a point of view requires distinguishing what is directly stated in a text from what is really meant.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.75 × 6 × 0.72 in

Published: September 29, 2014

Publisher: Zondervan

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0310729505

ISBN - 13: 9780310729501

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Hit

by Lorie Ann Grover

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.75 × 6 × 0.72 in

Published: September 29, 2014

Publisher: Zondervan

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0310729505

ISBN - 13: 9780310729501

From the Publisher

New from Lorie Ann Grover, founder of Readergirlz,Hitis the contemporary YA story of a high school senior who must decide for herself the right thing to do when she becomes convinced a teacher is flirting with her.

InHit, the latest YA novel from popular author Lorie Ann Grover, Sarah is a senior with a full-ride scholarship to Mills College for Girls and a future that seems set in stone-that is until she signs up for a poetry class and falls for Mr. Haddings, a student teacher from the nearby University of Washington, and becomes convinced Mr. Haddings is flirting back.

But everything changes when Mr. Haddings feels a thud on his front bumper and finds Sarah in the street with blood pooling beneath her.

Powerful and relevant for teens, Hit is a riveting story about growing up, moving forward, and finding the courage to do what is right-no matter the outcome.

Common Core Standards:

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.3 and 11-12.3 Analyze the impact of the author''s choices regarding how to develop and relate elements of a story or drama.
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5 and 11-12.5 Analyze how an author''s choices concerning how to structure specific parts of a text contribute to its overall structure and meaning as well as its aesthetic impact.
  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.6 and 11-12.6 Analyze a case in which grasping a point of view requires distinguishing what is directly stated in a text from what is really meant.

About the Author

LORIE ANN GROVERis a co-founder of the influential site readergirlz, where she is a visible advocate for teen literacy and activism. In addition, she is the author of three acclaimed novels:Hold Me Tight, a VOYA pick;On Pointe, a Bank Street College Best Children''s Book of the Year; andLoose Threads, a Booklist Top 10 Youth First Novel, and a 2003 Washington State Book Award Finalist. Lorie Ann lives in Washington State with her husband.