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Watkins, Steve, 1954- author

Sadie Windas has always been the responsible one - she's the star player on her AAU basketball team, she gets good grades, she dates a cute soccer player and she tries to help out at home. Not like her older sister, Carla, who leaves her three-year-old daughter, Lulu, with Aunt Sadie while she parties and gets high. But when both sisters are caught up in a drug deal - wrong place, wrong time - it falls to Sadie to confess to a crime she didn't commit to keep Carla out of jail and Lulu out of foster care. Sadie is supposed to get off with a slap on the wrist, but somehow, impossibly, gets sentenced to six months in juvie

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 13+. Young adult fiction. General. Older Teenage Fiction.
Published London: Walker Books, 2015
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Statement of responsibility: Steve Watkins
ISBN: 1406358622, 9781406358629
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Physical Description: 310 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: ARUY; AR5; AR5.0; Accelerated Reader