After floodwaters snatch away her entire family from their Los Angeles home, 17-year-old Penelope must navigate an underwater fantasy world to retrieve them in this engaging tale of a teenage Odysseus.
Cammie Bliss has been branded by her classmates as a stalker, a reputation that's hard to shake in a town so small the only movie theater closed a generation ago. But when Toby shows up in his dark-framed glasses, Cammie knows he's just her type. Don't be fooled by the shiny pink cover: Carley Moore's debut novel is filled with quirks, compulsions, and hilariously inappropriate behavior.
A sixteen-year-old male finds himself diagnosed with a fatal illness. The prescription? Road trip! Think the humor of Fast Times at Ridgemont Highcombined with the surreal wonders of The Wizard of Oz. 13 and up.