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Anyone know of any books where the relationship between two YA's turns into abuse?
#1 - December 13, 2016, 06:11 AM

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But I Love Him, by Amanda Grace (one of Mandy Hubbard's pen names--to differentiate this from her MG books). It has been a long time since I read it but I think it's upper YA, not NA or Adult.
#2 - December 13, 2016, 06:49 AM

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Mandy Hubbard (writing as Amanda Grace) has one called But I Love Him.

Jennifer Brown also wrote one: Bitter End.

And Lisa Schroeder wrote Falling for You.

Both Lisa and Mandy are BBers. :) (Disclaimer: I haven't read any of these titles, but I've read other books by the same authors and enjoyed them.)
#3 - December 13, 2016, 06:53 AM
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I'd also add
DREAMLAND by Sarah Dessen
BREATHING UNDER WATER by Alex Flinn
RAGE by Julie Anne Peters (this is actually between two girlfriends)
#4 - December 13, 2016, 07:44 AM
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BLACKOUT -- available now
DESERTED -- available now
SISTERS DON'T TELL -- available now
www.deenalipomi.com

Maybe also BLEED LIKE ME by Christa Desir
#5 - December 13, 2016, 09:34 AM
Assassin's Heart (HarperTeen 2016)
Thief's Cunning (HarperTeen June 13, 2017)
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A YA novel in verse.... The Lost Marble Notebook of Forgotten Girl & Random Boy by Marie Jaskulka
#6 - December 14, 2016, 12:19 PM
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BREATHING UNDER WATER by Alex Flinn


I have to second this one! Also, the sequel DIVA tells the story (in retro) from the battered girlfriend's POV.

#7 - January 06, 2017, 07:40 AM

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