[BOOKS] ✮ Life Is Funny By E.R. Frank – E17streets4all.co.uk From the outside they're simply a group of urban teenagers But from the inside they're some of the most complex people you'll ever meet There's Eric fiercely protective of his brother Mickey but he ha From the outside they're simply a group of urban teenagers But from the inside they're some of the most complex people you'll ever meet There's Eric fiercely protective of his brother Mickey but he has a secret that holds together his past and future Sonia struggling to live the life of a good Muslim girl in a foreign America Gingerbread and Keisha who fall in love despite themselves Life Is Funny Life Is PDF/EPUB or strips away the defenses of one group of teenagers living today right now and shows their unbearably real livesFirst novelist Frank breaks new ground with a realistic lyrical novel about eleven teens in Brooklyn now Their talk is painful rough sexy funny fearful furious gentle Each chapter each vignette within a chapter builds to its own climax and the stories weave together to surprise you Booklist starred reviewAn astounding first effort Kirkus Reviews pointer review.
E R Frank is the author of two highly praised novels for Atheneum America and Friction Her first novel was Life Is Funny winner of the Teen People Book Club NEXT Award for YA Fiction and was also a top ten ALA uick PickIn addition to being writer E R Frank is also a clinical social worker and psychotherapist She works with adults and adolescents and specializes in trauma.
- 272 pages
- Life Is Funny
- E.R. Frank
- 14 March 2014 E.R. Frank