Series Name: Grovehill Giants: Teen Fiction Flip Book by Stephanie Perry Moore
Theme: Hi-Lo, high school life, perspective, point of view, cheerleading, football, purity, self-esteem
Real Diva: After some unsettling news for Yaris Fernandez, everyone is "up in her business." Her dad forbids her from seeing her boyfriend, Hagen, who is hangin' with the wrong crowd. He even threatens to move the family away. Yaris decides to take charge and fight for what's right.
Man Up: Hagen Cruz is making some bad decisions. He's hangin' with gang members and pressuring his girl, Yaris, to go all-the-way. When she says no, he dumps her and gets a ton of grief from her cheer crew. He's lost so much, but is to too late to rebuild his relationships?
Grade Level: 9 to 12
Approximate Grade-Level Equivalent for Series: 3.5
Lexile Level: HL670L