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Publisher Comments:

Alice — COULD BE ANYONE.

Alice — COULD BE SOMEONE YOU KNOW.

Alice — USES DRUGS.

With over a million copies in print, Go Ask Alice has become a classic of our time. This powerful real-life diary of a teenager's struggle with the seductive — often fatal — world of drugs and addiction tells the truth about drugs in strong and authentic voice. Tough and uncompromising, honest and disturbing — and even more poignant today — Go Ask Alice is page-turning and provocative reading.

Review:

"An important book, this deserves as wide a readership as libraries can give it." Library Journal

Synopsis:

A teen plunges into a downward spiral of addiction in this classic cautionary tale.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Iandgt;andlt;Bandgt;January 24thandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; After you've had it, there isn't even life without drugs....andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game. Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward spiral that took her from her comfortable home and loving family to the mean streets of an unforgiving city. It was a journey that would rob her of her innocence, her youth — and ultimately her life.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Iandgt;andlt;Bandgt;Read her diary.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Enter her world.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; You will never forget her.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; For thirty-five years, the acclaimed, bestselling first-person account of a teenage girl's harrowing decent into the nightmarish world of drugs has left an indelible mark on generations of teen readers. As powerful — and as timely — today as ever, Go Ask Alice remains the definitive book on the horrors of addiction.

Synopsis:

< Font size=+1> < B> Alice< P> COULD BE ANYONE.< P> Alice< P> COULD BE SOMEONE YOU KNOW.< P> Alice< P> USES DRUGS.< /B> < /Font> < P> With over a million copies in print, < I> Go Ask Alice< /I> has become a classic of our time. This powerful real-life diary of a teenager's struggle with the seductive — often fatal — world of drugs and addiction tells the truth about drugs in strong and authentic voice. Tough and uncompromising, honest and disturbing — and even more poignant today — < I> Go Ask Alice< /I> is page-turning and provocative reading.< P>

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689832499
Publisher:
Simon Pulse
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Author:
Anonymous
Subject:
Social Situations - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substance Abuse
Subject:
Drug abuse
Subject:
Diaries
Subject:
Children's Young Adult
Subject:
Social Studies - General
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction-Social Studies - General
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction-Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction-Social Situations - Drugs, Alcohol, & Su
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction-Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Substa
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction : Social Issues - Drugs, Alcohol, & Subs
Subject:
Juvenile Nonfiction : Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Situations / Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
Subject:
drugs; drug addiction; addiction; LSD; alcoholism; depression; suicide
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20060101
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
8-13
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c cvr
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
177.8 x 127 x 17.78 mm 164.2 gr
Age Level:
13-18

Related Subjects

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Children's » Situations » General
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Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Adolescence
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Drugs, Alcohol, Substance Abuse
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Teen Issues

Go Ask Alice
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Product details 224 pages Simon Pulse - English 9780689832499 Reviews:
"Review" by , "An important book, this deserves as wide a readership as libraries can give it."
"Synopsis" by , A teen plunges into a downward spiral of addiction in this classic cautionary tale.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Iandgt;andlt;Bandgt;January 24thandlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; After you've had it, there isn't even life without drugs....andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; It started when she was served a soft drink laced with LSD in a dangerous party game. Within months, she was hooked, trapped in a downward spiral that took her from her comfortable home and loving family to the mean streets of an unforgiving city. It was a journey that would rob her of her innocence, her youth — and ultimately her life.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Iandgt;andlt;Bandgt;Read her diary.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Enter her world.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; You will never forget her.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; For thirty-five years, the acclaimed, bestselling first-person account of a teenage girl's harrowing decent into the nightmarish world of drugs has left an indelible mark on generations of teen readers. As powerful — and as timely — today as ever, Go Ask Alice remains the definitive book on the horrors of addiction.
"Synopsis" by , < Font size=+1> < B> Alice< P> COULD BE ANYONE.< P> Alice< P> COULD BE SOMEONE YOU KNOW.< P> Alice< P> USES DRUGS.< /B> < /Font> < P> With over a million copies in print, < I> Go Ask Alice< /I> has become a classic of our time. This powerful real-life diary of a teenager's struggle with the seductive — often fatal — world of drugs and addiction tells the truth about drugs in strong and authentic voice. Tough and uncompromising, honest and disturbing — and even more poignant today — < I> Go Ask Alice< /I> is page-turning and provocative reading.< P>
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