Tiger Eyes by Judy Blume

Available At: Douglass Valley, Eagleview, Mountain Ridge

Categories : Cursing, Drug Abuse, Racism, Sexual, Violence

Description: When Davey Wexler’s father is killed in a holdup in Atlantic City, her mother moves Davey and her brother to Los Alamos to get away from the memories–but Davey is a girl frozen in fear and anger, until she meets an older boy called Wolf who can read her tiger eyes.

YA Label?: Unknown

Notes: This book contains alcohol abuse; nonsexual nudity; violence; mild profanity.

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Page 149: “They’re all like that,” Jane says anyway. “They’re all out to rape Anglo girls.”

Page 183: Miriam turns out to be about forty. She is my height and somewhat overweight, but in a sexy way. Her shirt is unbuttoned enough so that you can tell she isn’t wearing any bra and when she walks across the room her breasts jiggle.

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