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Author Heppermann, Christine.

Title Poisoned apples : poems for you, my pretty / Christine Heppermann, with photographs by various artists.

Publication Info. New York : Greenwillow Books, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  811 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Teen Area - FPLY-13  TEEN 811.6 HEP    BILLED
 Genoa-Kingston CUSD 424 - HS Stacks - GKLY-11  811 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Hinckley PL YA Non-Fiction - HKLY-12  Y 811 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL YA Materials - IPLY-11  YA 811.6 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL YA Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  YA 811.6 HEP    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL YA Non-Fiction - LSBB-3  YA 811.6 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL YA Science Fiction - MTBB-2  TEEN SF HEP    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 811.6 HEP    AVAILABLE
 Nippersink PLD YA Fiction - NPLY-11  YA HEP    AVAILABLE

Description 114 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
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volume rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Summary "Christine Heppermann's powerful collection of free verse poems explore how girls are taught to think about themselves, their bodies, their friends--as consumers, as objects, as competitors. Based on classic fairy tale characters and fairy tale tropes, the poems range from contemporary retellings to first person accounts set within the original stories. From Snow White cottage and Rapunzel's tower to health class and the prom, these poems are a moving depiction of young women, society, and our expectations. Poisoned Apples is a dark, clever, witty, beautiful, and important book for teenage girls, their sisters, their mothers, and their best friends"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience NP Lexile.
Subject JUVENILE NONFICTION / Girls & Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / General (see also headings under Family)
Poetry -- Juvenile literature.
Teenage girls -- Juvenile poetry.
Fairy tales -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Self-realization -- Juvenile poetry.
Self-acceptance -- Juvenile poetry.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry.
Poetry -- Juvenile literature.
Children's poetry, American. (OCoLC)fst00856347
Conduct of life. (OCoLC)fst00874563
Fairy tales. (OCoLC)fst00919916
Poetry. (OCoLC)fst01067691
Self-acceptance. (OCoLC)fst01111471
Self-realization. (OCoLC)fst01111892
Teenage girls. (OCoLC)fst01145412
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Poetry. (OCoLC)fst01423828
ISBN 9780062289575 (hardback)
0062289578 (hardback)

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