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All the Things We Never Knew

By Barbara Saunders, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Intense, emotional novel about first love, family secrets.

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This moving, suspenseful book captures that heart-wrenching stage when teens comes to terms with their parents' all-too-human moral failures and face hard choices about their own values. In All the Things We Never Knew, author Liara Tamani captures not only the drama of teen romance, family relationships, and the search for identity but also the raw, intense emotion they bring. The language is accessible to younger readers. However, this book is most suitable for readers with some emotional maturity. Younger and less mature readers may simply not relate to the intensity of emotion in either of the two main plots, a romantic relationship and serious passion for and commitment to playing sports at the high school championship level.

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