Forever by Judy Blume

Available At: Liberty

Categories: Sexual

Description: Two high school seniors believe their love to be so strong that it will last forever.

YA Label?: No

Notes: This book contains inexplicit sexual activities with minors.

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Page 0: “A note to the Reader: For in-depth sexual and reproductive health information, contact the nearest Planned Parenthood health center by calling 1-800-230-PLAN.”

Page 1: “Sybil Davison has a genius I.Q. and has been laid by at least six different guys.”

Page 50: “We lay down on our rug and after a while, when Michael reached under my skirt I didn’t stop him, not then and not when his hand was inside my underpants.”

Page 77: “Feeling him against me that way made me so excited I couldn’t lie still. He rolled over on top of me and we moved together again and again and it felt so good I didn’t ever want to stop- until I came.”

Page 102: “And when we were naked, in each other’s arms, I wanted to do everything- I wanted to feel him inside me.”